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    Post Pronunciation term

    Hi,
    What do you call the additional sound that Koreans say after words that end in consonant sound?

    ex. Judge, they say /jud gie/
    breakfast, they say /brek fas tu/


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    Re: Pronunciation term

    Hello Richelle,
    This could be called either 'epenthesis' or 'intrusion' and I'd lean toward intrusion for this Korean habit.

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