Alveolar approximant

The voiced alveolar approximant ( a voiced at the alveoli educated approximate volume ) has in different languages ​​following phonetic and orthographic realizations:

  • English: [ ɹ ] is considered the most used in most English dialects, pronunciation of r.
  • Faroese: [ ɹ ] is also considered the most common Faroese pronunciation of r, as long as it is not before / k, p, t / or / s / is.
  • Yurok: [ ɹ ] can represent both a vowel and a consonant.