fricative


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fric·a·tive

(frik'ă-tiv),
Speech sound made by forcing the air stream through a narrow orifice, created by apposition of the teeth, tongue, or lips in producing consonantal phonemes such as f, v, s, and z.

fricative

[frik′ətiv]
a consonant speech sound such as an /f/ or /s/, made by forcing an airstream through a constricted opening.

fric·a·tive

(frik'ă-tiv)
Speech sound made by forcing the air stream through a narrow orifice, created by apposition of the teeth, tongue, or lips in producing consonantal phonemes such as f, v, s, and z.

fric·a·tive

(frik'ă-tiv)
Speech sound made by forcing the air stream through a narrow orifice, created by apposition of the teeth, tongue, or lips in producing consonantal phonemes such as f, v, s, and z.

fricative (frik´ətiv),

n a speech sound made by forcing the airstream through such a narrow opening that audible high-frequency air currents or vibrations are set up.
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Because Balochi has voiced fricative /z/ as simple coda in several words, there is no logical reason of nasalization as in a consequence coda position turns from unmarked to marked.
For example, in the fricatives class, identification errors involving the pair /s/ vs.
lateral fricative sound had apparently merged with that of [TEXT NOT
x/ Velar Fricative (Voiceless) as in the scot word loch and German auch
In the case of Ndebele the technology, religion and locations that came with English created the need for the Ndebele to express some concepts using inter-dental fricative phonemes.
Table 8: The comparison of voiceless fricative consonants between MP and ISP Voiceless fricative consonants MP *s *h ISP *s *[?
Among the universally acknowledged 'pitfalls' in the pronunciation of English are the interdental fricatives [[theta]] and [[eth]], two highly marked phonemes that are rare in the languages of the world.
Conversely the first C of tn- consonantal clusters word medially in Hindko can be astop fricative affricate or nasal but third C at the right edge is always a liquid or a flap.
In Tlicho orthography, the letter I, commonly referred to as a "barred 1," denotes a voiceless alveolar lateral fricative, the grave accent (as in Behchoko) indicates a low tone, while the ogonek (,) indicates that the vowel is nasalized (as used also in Polish orthography).
The alveolar fricative /s/ contrasts with the glottal fricative /h/