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  • Voiced. This sound is made with your tongue and vocal cords.
  • Begin with your lips and teeth slightly parted.
  • Place the tip of your tongue at the top of your mouth right behind your upper front teeth.
  • In this position, your tongue blocks the flow of air.
  • Pull your tongue down so that the tip of your tongue rests behind your lower front teeth.
  • As you pull your tongue down and release the air, the sound is made.
  • Similar sound: /t/