39 relations: Allophone, Bilabial clicks, Bilabial consonant, Consonant, Dutch language, English language, Extensions to the International Phonetic Alphabet, German language, Greek language, Index of phonetics articles, International Phonetic Alphabet, Labial consonant, Labiodental approximant, Labiodental flap, Labiodental nasal, Lip, Malocclusion, Manner of articulation, Mono language (Congo), Nǁng language, Phoneme, Phonetics, Place of articulation, Retrognathism, Sika language, Swedish language, Teke languages, Tooth, Tsonga language, Typographic ligature, Velar consonant, Velarization, Voiced labiodental fricative, Voiced labiodental stop, Voiceless bilabial stop, Voiceless labiodental affricate, Voiceless labiodental fricative, Voiceless labiodental stop, Xhosa language.
In phonology, an allophone (from the ἄλλος, állos, "other" and φωνή, phōnē, "voice, sound") is one of a set of multiple possible spoken sounds, or phones, or signs used to pronounce a single phoneme in a particular language.
The labial or bilabial clicks are a family of click consonants that sound something like a smack of the lips.
In phonetics, a bilabial consonant is a consonant articulated with both lips.
In articulatory phonetics, a consonant is a speech sound that is articulated with complete or partial closure of the vocal tract.
The Dutch language is a West Germanic language, spoken by around 23 million people as a first language (including the population of the Netherlands where it is the official language, and about sixty percent of Belgium where it is one of the three official languages) and by another 5 million as a second language.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
The extensions to the International Phonetic Alphabet, also extIPA symbols for disordered speech or simply extIPA, are a set of letters and diacritics devised by the International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association to augment the International Phonetic Alphabet for the phonetic transcription of disordered speech.
German (Deutsch) is a West Germanic language that is mainly spoken in Central Europe.
Greek (Modern Greek: ελληνικά, elliniká, "Greek", ελληνική γλώσσα, ellinikí glóssa, "Greek language") is an independent branch of the Indo-European family of languages, native to Greece and other parts of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea.
The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet.
Labial consonants are consonants in which one or both lips are the active articulator.
The labiodental approximant is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages.
In phonetics, the labiodental flap is a speech sound found primarily in languages of Central Africa, such as Kera and Mangbetu.
The labiodental nasal is a type of consonantal sound.
Lips are a visible body part at the mouth of humans and many animals.
A malocclusion is a misalignment or incorrect relation between the teeth of the two dental arches when they approach each other as the jaws close.
In articulatory phonetics, the manner of articulation is the configuration and interaction of the articulators (speech organs such as the tongue, lips, and palate) when making a speech sound.
Mono is a language spoken by about 65,000 people in the northwestern corner of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Nǁng or Nǁŋǃke, commonly known by its primary dialect Nǀuu (Nǀhuki), is a moribund Tuu (Khoisan) language once spoken in South Africa.
A phoneme is one of the units of sound (or gesture in the case of sign languages, see chereme) that distinguish one word from another in a particular language.
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.
In articulatory phonetics, the place of articulation (also point of articulation) of a consonant is the point of contact where an obstruction occurs in the vocal tract between an articulatory gesture, an active articulator (typically some part of the tongue), and a passive location (typically some part of the roof of the mouth).
Retrognathia (or retrognathism) is a type of malocclusion which refers to an abnormal posterior positioning of the maxilla or mandible, particularly the mandible, relative to the facial skeleton and soft tissues.
The Sika or Sikanese language is a member of the Central Malayo-Polynesian branch of the Austronesian language family, and is spoken by around 180,000 people of the Sika ethnic group on Flores island in East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia.
Swedish is a North Germanic language spoken natively by 9.6 million people, predominantly in Sweden (as the sole official language), and in parts of Finland, where it has equal legal standing with Finnish.
The Teke languages are a series of Bantu languages spoken by the Teke people in the western Congo and in Gabon.
A tooth (plural teeth) is a hard, calcified structure found in the jaws (or mouths) of many vertebrates and used to break down food.
Tsonga (Xitsonga) is a southern African Bantu language spoken by the Tsonga people.
In writing and typography, a ligature occurs where two or more graphemes or letters are joined as a single glyph.
Velars are consonants articulated with the back part of the tongue (the dorsum) against the soft palate, the back part of the roof of the mouth (known also as the velum).
Velarization is a secondary articulation of consonants by which the back of the tongue is raised toward the velum during the articulation of the consonant.
The voiced labiodental fricative is a type of consonantal sound used in some spoken languages.
The voiceless bilabial stop is a type of consonantal sound used in many spoken languages.
A voiceless labiodental affricate (in IPA) is a rare affricate consonant that is initiated as a labiodental stop and released as a voiceless labiodental fricative.
The voiceless labiodental fricative is a type of consonantal sound, used in a number of spoken languages.
Xhosa (Xhosa: isiXhosa) is a Nguni Bantu language with click consonants ("Xhosa" begins with a click) and one of the official languages of South Africa.