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con·so·nant

(kon'sŏ-nănt)
A speech sound produced by partial or complete obstruction to the flow of air at any point in the vocal apparatus.
[L. consono, to sound together]

con·so·nant

(kon'sŏ-nănt)
A speech sound produced by partial or complete obstruction to the flow of air at any point in the vocal apparatus.
[L. consono, to sound together]
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Previous studies have found age-related decrements in consonant identification when consonants are presented in nonsense syllables [8,12,15,18].
acquisition of consonants and vowels) rather than on the suprasegmental aspects such as tone.
The spelling patterns coded in this study--syllables, consonants, and vowels--are only three examples of patterns that could be assessed.
He captioned the post as, "Kash ki hamein 'vowels' aur 'consonants' aise kisi musical guru ji ne padhae hote toh hum bhi aaj @ShashiTharoor babu ki tarah farraate maar ke angrezi bol rahe hote.
Photocopy the sheets containing the consonants, consonant digraphs, rimes, and consonant clusters using 176 gsm or heavier cardstock of different colours.
For example, IPA is not adapted to depict half-voiced consonants. The authors chose to depict short stops and fricatives in phonetic transcription as voiceless.
In this type of metathesis, two adjacent consonants exchange their places to form a new word.
The objective of this research was to obtain and compare the percentage of correct consonants (PCC) in hearing impaired children with Cochlear Implants and / or hearing aids, in a 12-month interval with speech-language intervention using the aural approach.
Dataset: In this study, a large Arabic dataset from 200 Pakistani speakers was collected for 28 Arabic consonants. These speakers included both, highly proficient speakers as well as new learners.
According to Paradis (1992), in the Fula language, apart from continuants, all consonants can become geminates.
No less striking is the group of 5 velar consonants (the K-family) in Column III; C, G, K, Q, X.