Velar Plosive

tongue to soft palate

Velar Plosive


Soft Palate

Velar refers to the soft palate in the mouth. It is is the soft part of the roof of the mouth. The sound is made by stopping and suddenly releasing air between the tongue and the soft palate.

Place of Articulation

The following diagram shows where the Velar Plosive is made in the mouth.

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