is presenting a collection
of 'onomatopoeia' from around the world
using sound recordings from native speakers
imitating the sounds of mainly animals
and vehicles.

This project focuses on the pronunciation
and comparison of these sounds by presenting
them side by side as each language expresses
them differently. is an interactive
experience inviting everybody to contribute.

Please go to
submit area to find details on
how to contribute to this project.
Please go to support area for extra info. launch: September 2002

Free Flash-plugin needed. Get it here (Does not work on iPads or iPhones). An html5 version is planned... Flash help (PC/Mac): Chrome browser: If Adobe Flash Player is block
ed click 'Not Secure' next to browser URL bar and 'Allow Flash'. Refresh and voila! Safari: how to enable Flash, Firefox: how to activate plugin

Conceived and created by:

Agathe Jacquillat MA (RCA)
Tomi Vollauschek MA (RCA)

FL@33 Ltd,
multi-disciplinary design studio
for visual communication, London

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