ng / ŋ – ring

  • Voiced. This sound is made with your vocal cords.
  • Your lips and teeth should be slightly apart.
  • The back part of your tongue rises up to touch the roof of your mouth.
  • At the same time, the tip of your tongue is down behind your lower front teeth.
  • Like both the /n/ and /m/ sounds, this is a nasal sound and feels like it is coming from your nose area.
  • Similar sounds: /n/, /m/