Australian English (AuE, en-AU) is a major variety of the English language, used throughout Australia.
In articulatory phonetics, a consonant is a speech sound that is articulated with complete or partial closure of the vocal tract.
The alveolar tap or flap is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
Flapping or tapping, also known as alveolar flapping, intervocalic flapping, or t-voicing, is a phonological process found in many dialects of English, especially North American English, Australian English and New Zealand English, by which the consonants and sometimes also may be pronounced as a voiced flap in certain positions, particularly between vowels (intervocalic position).
In linguistics, lenition is a kind of sound change that alters consonants, making them more sonorous.
North American English (NAmE, NAE) is the most generalized variety of the English language as spoken in the United States and Canada.
Phonetics (pronounced) is the branch of linguistics that studies the sounds of human speech, or—in the case of sign languages—the equivalent aspects of sign.
Phonology is a branch of linguistics concerned with the systematic organization of sounds in languages.
A vowel is one of the two principal classes of speech sound, the other being a consonant.