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  • We're going to learn how to pronounce the eye as in by Def Thong a year, def.

  • Thongs are a combination of two sounds, so they have a starting position and unending position.

  • In the first position.

  • The jaw is more dropped than in the second position.

  • The back of the tongue stretches up a little bit.

  • As the mouth moves into the second position, the jaw drops less as the front part of the tongue arches up towards the roof of the mouth.

  • For both the beginning and the end of this defunct, the tongue tip touches the back of the bottom front teeth.

  • Let's watch up close and in slow motion, where you can really see the front part of the tongue arching up.

  • The jaw drops and the front part of the tongue stays down with the tip touching the back of the bottom front teeth.

  • Immediately, the tongue moves into the second position, the top front arching up towards the roof of the mouth.

  • As the tongue arches up.

  • There's less jaw drop.

  • Here's the word.

  • Hi, jaw drops with the front of the tongue down.

  • Then the jaw lifts as the front of the tongue arches towards the roof of the mouth in a stressed syllable, the eye defunct curves up, then down.

  • Hi I in an unstrung syllable.

  • It's lower and flatter and pitch as well as quicker and quieter.

  • I I The diff thong is unstrung est.

  • In the word idea, I Let's take a look at this word.

  • The jaw drops, but just a little bit less than it would in a stressed syllable.

  • Then the tongue arches up towards the roof of the mouth before the tip goes to the roof of the mouth for the D the I def.

  • Thong stressed.

  • Hi, I the ID If thong unstrung est idea I I I I I.

  • Example.

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  • Exercise.

  • I exercise wine.

  • I wine bright I bright guy I guy allies.

  • I allies Sky I Sky.

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