Close front rounded vowel

The rounded closed front vowel is a vowel in its articulation, the tongue in the front area of the mouth is - ie has not withdrawn -, the mouth is pretty much closed and the lips rounded, so eager are.

Phonetic and orthographic realization of the rounded front closed vowel tongue in different languages:

  • German [y, y ː ]: Ü, ü; y sometimes Examples: practice, effort, Physics [ fyzi ː k] [y ː bən. ] [My ː ə ].
  • Examples: unique [ ynik ] sujet [ syʒɛ ], brûler [ bʀyle ]
  • Example: güneş [ ɟyneʃ ]