Posted by John on .
What are palatal consonants?
How many palatal consonalt's do you have?
1. can't you
2. could you
3. miss you
4. is your
In the four cases, we can find palatalization. The t,d,s,z sounds are changed into palatals when they are pronounced as a linking sound. It's hard to write down the phonetic symbols here.
Is my explanation correct?
English pronunciation -
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites on palatal conson ants:
2. (part II of #1): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alveolo-palatal_consonant