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036 M as in Money - N as in No and NG as in Sing

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    Our final pair of voiced and unvoiced sounds are “S” and “Z”.

    These sounds are alveolar fricatives so the breath is channeled straight forward into the alveolar ridge: “SSS” “ZZZ”

    The “S” sound can become slushy and move towards a “SH” sound. This happens particularly when the S is followed...

  • 038 W as in Wow and Y as in Yes

    This pair of sounds are approximant sounds. “W” and “Y”. These consonant sounds are almost vowels.

    “W” is made with a tiny “oo” sound and then moves to the vowel which follows it.

    “Y” is made with a tiny “I” sound and then moves to the sound that follows it. Phonetically it is written as a ...