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what is the difference between x and sh
what is the difference between x and sh
Posted by altherwiba October 15, 2017
Tags:   Tones and Pinyin
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Helen Zhang (Chinese Teacher) says
Hello altherwiba,
You can learn how to pronounce them by watching the two lessons:
https://www2.dongyu.com/learn-chinese/the-invisible-i-how-to-read-zhi-chi-shi-ri-part-1
https://www2.dongyu.com/learn-chinese/i-like-roast-chicken
Tips:
“sh”: When you pronounce it, put the tongue tip upward close to the hard palate, then release the air with friction. The vocal cord has no vibration.
“x”: When you pronounce it, raise the tongue close to the hard palate to release the air with friction.
If you have more questions, feel free to sign up for a free one-to-one trial lesson: https://www.dongyu.com/free-trial-registration.jsp
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