Sentence Examples


  • Both jaws with alveolar teeth.
  • With alveolar teeth.
  • The difference in formation between s and s is that the former is dental or alveolar, the latter is produced farther back and has .at least two varieties.
  • The sound was that of the unvoiced dental stop. The English t, however, is not dental but alveolar, being pronounced, as d also, not by putting the tongue against the teeth but against their sockets.
  • This difference is marked in the phonetic differentiation of the dental and the alveolar t by writing them respectively t and t.

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