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

What is the /dʒ/ Sound?

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

  • jet
  • joy
  • object
  • major
  • age
  • large


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

"Place the tip of your tongue just behind the hard ridge...

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