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    How to pronunce " ing "

    Hi , every body

    I have problem with "ing" sound I can't say it correctly

    I've searched on the internet but, I didn't find any methed

    Thanks in advanced


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    Re: How to pronunce " ing "

    Some of the online English dictionaries have an audio icon that you can click on for pronunciation. For example: m-w.com

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    Re: How to pronunce " ing "

    Quote Originally Posted by mamdooh26 View Post
    Hi , every body

    I have problem with "ing" sound I can't say it correctly

    I've searched on the internet but, I didn't find any methed

    Thanks in advanced
    This sound / ŋ/is called 'eng'
    It's one of the three nasal consonants of English - m, n, / ŋ/
    The sound of any of these is immediately stopped when you pinch your nose.
    m is stopped at the lips.
    n is stopped by the front of the tongue against the alveolar ridge.
    ng is stopped by the back of tongue against the soft palate.

    So if you can make a sound by raising the very back of your tongue such that the sound stops when you pinch your nose, then it's close being an / ŋ/
    Also, look here:
    Sounds of English

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