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This vowel is a short vowel.
The mouth is held in a much wider lateral
or smile position than for
, and the bottom jaw is held slightly further
open (down), and moves up slightly at the end of the sound.
The tongue is held in the same position as for
. There is also an extra
puff of air pushed out from the throat at the end of the production of this
Lead is heavy metal pl
Not "To lead the way"
Beware!! This sound should not sound like @CAT Illegal Characters See the exercise Mergers CAT - EGG
Benjamin Gregory Berry
Never drinks red wine or sherry
But giving him whisky
Is a little bit risky:
He tends to get terribly merry!