Difference between revisions of "Postalveolar (definition)"
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A sound pronounced with the tongue behind the Alveolar ridge in the mouth.
A sound pronounced with the tongue behind the Alveolar ridgein the mouth.
*English [ʃ], [ʒ], [dʒ], [tʃ]
*Gaelic [ʃ], [tʲ], [dʲ]
Revision as of 18:27, 2 December 2009
A post alveolar sound is pronounced with the tongue slightly behind the alveolar ridge in the mouth.
- the post alveolar sounds of English [ʃ], [ʒ], [dʒ], [tʃ]
- the post alveolar sounds of Gaelic [ʃ], [tʲ], [dʲ]
- Crystal, David. (1997) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics. Oxford, UK: Blackwell.