Phon includes 3 different queries types available from the window menu under Query:
  1. Data Tiers

    The Data Tiers query will query any tier as well as include aligned data to the target query

  2. Phones

    The Phones query will look for a query the IPA Target or IPA Actual tier for a sequence of phones and return the sequence along with the aligned phones from the other tier. Deletion and Epenthesis - also available from the Query menu are canned versions the Phones query.

  3. Segmental Relations

    Query different types Segmental Relations found in aligned data between IPA Target and IPA Actual.

Once a query has been completed the results may be reviewed in the application or turned into a report. See the Query and Report Wizard section and the Tutorial Videos page for demonstrations of using query forms and creating reports.