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2 Consonants Notes

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1 Learning Objective(s)
By the end of the lesson, you will be able to l recognize and articulate all the consonants in received pronunciation.

2 Consonant l

It is a sound that is articulated with complete or partial closure of the vocal tract.

3 Vocal Tract

Roach (1998) Modified

4 Pulmonic Sound l l

It is produced by air pressure from the lungs.
All English sounds are pulmonic.

5 Lungs

Roach (1998)

6 Pulmonic Airstream

Roach (1998) Modified


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