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Re: Do I say [s] correctly?

From:Carsten Becker <carbeck@...>
Date:Monday, July 16, 2007, 18:32

Matahaniya ang John Crowe <johnxcrowe@...>:

> How I say [s]: > First of all, the tip of my tongue is no where near the > alveolar ridge (that's how it feels, at least), but > rather the spot right behind the _lower_ teeth. (But it > is not here where the friction occurs.) Air comes out > through the small gap between the upper and lower teeth, > producing the sound. It seems to me that > the articulator is the lower teeth, and the place of > articulation is the upper teeth.
It seems I have that as well. Carsten who has Internet access at home again at last, and now catches up with past week's messages. -- "Besonvenyonangang ayena nudeng inunsegasyéna." -- Segakáryo Litayarim Tingraena, Rayam 12, 2316 ya 00:39:12 pd Monday, July 16, 2007 at 07:42:46 pm