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The /b/ Sound: English Pronunciation Practice Made Easy english b sound english consonants

What is the /b/ Sound?

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

  • bookish
  • bug
  • abroad
  • nobody
  • bathtub
  • job

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

"To make the /b/ sound your lips should be closed and placed...

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