Place of articulation
In phonetics, the place of articulation refers to the part of the vocal tract where the constriction is made to produce a particular sound. There are eleven commonly-used places of articulation, and a few less commonly used ones.
List of main places of articulation
- apicodental (also known as "dental" or "interdental")
- postalveolar (also known as "alveo-palatal" or "palato-alveolar")
Less-commonly-used places of articulation