Some articles on dental, clicks, click:
... Dental (or more precisely denti-alveolar) clicks are a family of click consonants found, as constituents of words, only in Africa and in the Damin ... (American spelling) sound used to express disapproval or pity is a dental click, although it isn't a speech sound in that context ... Prior to 1989, ⟨ʇ⟩ was the IPA letter for the dental clicks ...
Famous quotes containing the word dental:
“[T]hose wholemeal breads ... look hand-thrown, like studio pottery, and are fine if you have all your teeth. But if not, then not. Perhaps the rise ... of the ... factory-made loaf, which may easily be mumbled to a pap betweeen gums, reflects the sorry state of the nations dental health.”
—Angela Carter (19401992)