Sublingual Percussive

tongue banged down to floor of mouth

Sublingual Percussive



The Sublingual Percussive Generator is made by drawing the tongue down against the floor of the mouth. It is often combined with an inward alveolar plosive to create a louder clicking sound.

Place of Articulation

The following diagram shows where the Sublingual Percussive is made in the mouth.

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The Sublingual Percussive is used in the following sounds:

Hollow Clop

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