How to Pronounce the TH sound
How to pronounce the TH sound
The TH sound is quite a difficult sound to make for many people.
The question is: How do we pronounce the TH?
The answer: In 2 ways- /ð/ or /θ/
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TH – voiced dental fricative /ð/
This TH sounds like “this” and is a soft sound. To pronounce this TH, place the tip of your tongue between your top and bottom teeth and vibrate your vocal cords – it’s quite fun!
Words that have the /ð/ sound are:
TH – voiceless dental fricative /θ/
Words with this TH are, for example, “thing” and “thought”. It is a much stronger sound. To pronounce this TH, do the same: place the tip of your tongue between your teeth but just blow air through your mouth without vibrating your vocal cords.
Words that have the /θ/ sound are:
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