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The /ʒ/ Sound: English Pronunciation Practice Made Easy english consonant clusters english ʒ sound

What is the /ʒ/ Sound?

First, let's look at a few examples of words with the English /ʒ/ sound:

  • genre
  • usually
  • casual
  • beige
  • collage


According to Baruch College's Tools for Clear Speech, the /ʒ/ sound is made by doing the following:

"To make /ʒ/, place the tip of your tongue at the front...

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