The /θ/ sound

The /θ/ sound

Hi there this is the /θ/ sound. As in the words: thing /θɪŋ/ think /θɪŋk/ through /θruː/ The /θ/ is a sound from the ‘Consonants Pairs’ group and it is called the ‘Voiceless dental fricative’. This means that you create fiction between the tongue and top teeth. The /θ/ sound is made through the mouth […]

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The /w/ Sound

The /w/ Sound

This is the /w/ sound, as in the words: what /wɒt/ work /wɜːk/ and quick /ˈkwɪk/ It is a sound from the Single Consonants group. The /w/ sound is called the “labio-velar approximant,” which means that you round your lips and form a narrow space at the back of your mouth with your tongue. The […]

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