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1

How are consonants classified

Place and manner of articulation

2

Where are bilabial sounds articulated

With both lips

3

Where are dental sounds articulated

Upper and lower teeth + tongue

4

Where are velar sounds articulated

Back of the mouth and back of the tongue

5

How are plosive sounds articulated

Complete blocking and release of air

6

How are fricative sounds articulated

Narrowing of the airstream, creating friction

7

How are affricate sounds articulated

A plosive followed by a fricative

8

How are nasal sounds articulated

Air escapes through the nasal cavity while the mouth

9

Example of bilabial sounds x2

/b/,/p/

10

Example of dental sounds x2

/ɵ/ /ð/

11

Example of velar sounds x2

/g/, /k/

12

Example of plosive sounds x2

/p/, /k/

13

Example of fricative sounds x2

/s/, /z/

14

Example of affricate sounds x2

/dʒ/, /tʃ/

15

Example of nasal sounds x2

/m/, /n/