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Message 36 of 69 (632347)
09-07-2011 10:31 AM
Reply to: Message 29 by caffeine
09-07-2011 6:36 AM


Re: Languages
I can identify no similar difference between 'stop' and 'top' though.
If I try to emphasize the sounds, then both are alike.
If I speak normally, but pay attention to my movements (particularly the tongue), then there is a difference. The tongue movement is more forceful for the 't' in "top" than in "stop".

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