22 relations: Alveolar clicks, Aspirated consonant, Australia, Bilabial clicks, Central !Kung, Click consonant, Damin, Dental clicks, Ekoka !Kung, International Phonetic Alphabet, Kirshenbaum, Lateral clicks, Lateral release (phonetics), Manner of articulation, Palatal clicks, Postalveolar consonant, Retroflex consonant, Retroflex nasal click, Subapical consonant, Tenuis retroflex click, Tongue shape, Voiced retroflex click.
The alveolar or postalveolar clicks are a family of click consonants found only in Africa and in the Damin ritual jargon of Australia.
In phonetics, aspiration is the strong burst of breath that accompanies either the release or, in the case of preaspiration, the closure of some obstruents.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
The labial or bilabial clicks are a family of click consonants that sound something like a smack of the lips.
Central !Kung (Central !Xuun), or Central Ju, is a recently distinguished variety of the !Kung dialect cluster, spoken in a small area of northern Namibia: Neitsas, in Grootfontein district, and Gaub, in Tsumeb district.
Click consonants, or clicks, are speech sounds that occur as consonants in many languages of Southern Africa and in three languages of East Africa.
Damin (Demiin in the practical orthography of Lardil) was a ceremonial language register used by the advanced initiated men of the aboriginal Lardil (Leerdil in the practical orthography) and the Yangkaal peoples of Australia.
Dental (or more precisely denti-alveolar) clicks are a family of click consonants found, as constituents of words, only in Africa and in the Damin ritual jargon of Australia.
Ekoka !Kung (Ekoka !Xuun, Ekoka-!Xû, !Kung-Ekoka) or Western !Xuun (North-Central Ju) is a variety of the !Kung dialect cluster, spoken originally in the area of the central Namibian–Angolan border, west of the Okavango River, but since the Angolan Civil War also in South Africa.
The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet.
Kirshenbaum, sometimes called ASCII-IPA or erkIPA, is a system used to represent the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) in ASCII.
The lateral clicks are a family of click consonants found only in African languages.
In phonetics, a lateral release is the release of a plosive consonant into a lateral consonant.
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.
The palatal or palato-alveolar clicks are a family of click consonants found, as components of words, only in Africa.
Postalveolar consonants (sometimes spelled post-alveolar) are consonants articulated with the tongue near or touching the back of the alveolar ridge, farther back in the mouth than the alveolar consonants, which are at the ridge itself but not as far back as the hard palate, the place of articulation for palatal consonants.
A retroflex consonant is a coronal consonant where the tongue has a flat, concave, or even curled shape, and is articulated between the alveolar ridge and the hard palate.
The retroflex nasal click is a rare click consonant.
A subapical consonant is a consonant made by contact with the underside of the tip of the tongue.
The voiceless or more precisely tenuis retroflex click is a rare click consonant.
Tongue shape, in linguistics (articulatory phonetics) describes the shape that the tongue assumes when it makes a sound.
The voiced retroflex click is a click consonant is a rare click consonant.