dental consonant

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: consonant - a consonant articulated with the tip of the tongue near the gum ridge
consonant - a speech sound that is not a vowel
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A lack of flexibility at the tongue tip can be resolved with exercises that employ dental consonants.
Computer scientists and engineers who are working on the project discuss such aspects as machine learning approaches for Bangla statistical machine translation, parsing Bangla grammar using context free grammar, the perception of vowels and dental consonants in Bangla speech processing, and the search and study of lexical richness in the Bengali literary collection of Rabindranath Tagore.
The paper discusses the issue of the contextual disappearance of dental consonants in medieval English.