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6 terms

6 Manners of Articulation

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plosive
the airstream is briefly stopped in the oral cavity, thus building up pressure before it is released
fricative
sounds in which airstream is not totally stopped, but is obstructed to a narrow area.
affricate
these sounds combine a stop and a fricative, pronounced in rapid succession.
glide
Little or no obstruction to the airstream in the mouth
Liquid
the airstream is obstructed but not so much to stop or cause friction
nasal
air stream is directed primarily through the nasal cavity