[Vocabulary] The dog barks in a loud voice?

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shikemoku

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Is it OK to say "The dog barks in a loud voice."?

It sounds strange to me because dogs don't speak, and therefore have no voice.
Would "bark loud(or loudly?)" sound better?

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Yes, barks loudly is more natural.
 

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Is a dog's bark produced by the vibration of its vocal cords? If so, I'd call it a voice.

It can certainly vary its bark and make other sounds to communicate.
 

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I checked some websites, and I found that dogs do have vocal cords.
Then, would you say, for example, "The dog barks in a loud voice." or does it still sound unnatural?
 

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It's still unnatural.
 

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Thank you very much, Rover KE.

In Japanese, some people use the words for "in a loud voice" to describe a dog's barking.
It still doesn't sound very natural, though.

Thank you again for your advice.
I really appreciate it.

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