How to use Unvoiced in a sentence
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.
Kris felt the intent gazes of both of his deputies, who left the obvious unvoiced.
At the end of words the voiced sound is often written with -s, the unvoiced with -ss as in his and hiss.
The symbol G was a new coinage in the 3rd century B.C. The pronunciation of C throughout the period of classical Latin was that of an unvoiced guttural stop (k).
In medieval and modern Greek, however, this has become the unvoiced sound represented in English by th in thin, thick, pith.Advertisement
In English th represents both the unvoiced sound J as in thin, &c., and the voiced sound 5, which is found initially only in pronominal words like this, that, there, then, those, is commonest medially as in father, bother, smother, either, and is found also finally in words like with (the preposition), both.
Thus F came to be the representative of the unvoiced labiodental spirant instead of that for the bilabial voiced spirant.
There is some evidence which seems to point to a pronunciation of the voiced mutes which, like the South German pronunciation of g, d, b, but slightly differentiated them from the unvoiced mutes, so that confusion might easily arise.
In the first experiment, two vowels were compared with one voiced and one unvoiced fricative.
Similarly ' t ' is an unvoiced dental plosive; ' d ' is a voiced dental plosive.Advertisement
In .other cases the pronunciation can be ascertained only from the context, as in use, unvoiced for the substantive, voiced for the verb.
All of this will be useful in future classes if problem arise in the discrimination or production of voiced / unvoiced consonant pairs.
My hearing does not have problems with volume as much as frequency, in particular unvoiced consonants.
How could these be used with the unvoiced sounds to build a composition that creates a feeling of suspense?
In other cases the pronunciation can be ascertained only from the context, as in use, unvoiced for the substantive, voiced for the verb.Advertisement