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Bilabial

Articulations involves upper and lower lip

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Labiodental

Articulations involves lower lip articulates with the tips of the upper front teeth

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Dental

The tip of the blade of the tongue articulate with the upper front teeth

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Aveolar

Sounds are created by raising the tongue tip or blade to articulate with the alveolar ridge

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Postaveolar

Sounds are created by the tongue blade articulating with the back of the alveolar ridge

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Retroflex

Consonants are created when the tongue tip is rolled up and back so that the underside of the tongue (sublaminal) is touching (or approximating) the back part of the alveolar ridge

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Palatal

The back of the tongue articulates with the soft palate (velum)

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Uvular

The back of the tongue articulates with the uvular

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Pharyngeal

The root of the tongue articulates with the back wall of the pharynx

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Glottal

Articulations involve a closure or constriction of the vocal folds