IPA Classification of Consonants

Random Language Quiz

Can you name the IPA Classification of Consonants?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

embed
 plays        
How to Play
DescriptionPhonetic term
involving the lower lip and upper teeth, as [ f, v ]
involving a rapid gesture (similar to a trill, but with only one tap), as [ ɾ ]
involving both lips, as [ b, m, p, w ]
involving the hard palate, as [ j ]
a complete stoppage of air in the oral and nasal cavities, as [ p, t, k, b, d, g, Ɂ ]
characterized by vibrations of the vocal folds
having the tongue blade just behind the alveolar ridge, as for [ ʃ, ʒ, ʧ, ʤ ]
movement of an articulator toward a place without obstructing the air, as [ l, ɹ , w, j ]
DescriptionPhonetic term
involving the glottis, as [ h, Ɂ ]
touching the velum, as [ k, g, ŋ ]
lacking vibrations of the vocal folds
having contact between the tongue and the teeth, as for [ θ, ð ]
a complex segment involving a plosive followed by a fricative in the same place of articulation, as [ ʧ, ʤ ]
characterized by a high-frequency (hissing) noise made by bringing two articulators close to each other, as [f, v, θ, ð, s, z, ʃ, ʒ, h]
having the tongue tip against the alveolar ridge, as [ t, d, s, z, n, l, ɹ, ɾ ]
involving passage of air through the nasal cavity, as [ m, n, ŋ ]

Friend Scores


  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...

Extras