v / v – violin

  • Voiced. This sound is made with your vocal cords.
  • Start by raising your lower lip to meet the bottom part of your upper front teeth.
  • Your teeth should be just touching your lower lip (and not covering it).
  • When making this sound, the tip of your tongue rests behind your lower front teeth.
  • You should feel a slight vibration in your lower lip.
  • Similar sound: /f/