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Know About Human Speech System!

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1 Question
30 seconds
Q.

The opening between the vocal folds is called the __________.


Alveolar 

Glottis

Larynx

2 Question
30 seconds
Q.

Which part of the body is the most important active articulator?


Upper Lip 

Upper Teeth 

Tongue

3 Question
30 seconds
Q.

In respiration process, Speech is produced by bringing air from the lungs to the ________.


Larynx

Mouth 

Nose

4 Question
30 seconds
Q.

The voiceless sound is made with the vocal folds held open.


True

False

5 Question
30 seconds
Q.

The ________ cavity is obviously the space inside and behind your nose.


Oral 

Palate 

Nasal

6 Question
30 seconds
Q.

What are the three mechanisms that is used to produce speech?


Persuasive speech, Oratorical speech and Special occasion speech.

Respiration, Phonation and Articulation.

The soft palate, the lower jaw and the lips.

7 Question
30 seconds
Q.

The air passages above the larynx are known as the _________, its shape is a very important factor in the production of speech.


Dental 

Tongue 

Vocal tract

8 Question
30 seconds
Q.

_________ are the speech or vocal organs that take part in the production of sound.


Articulators

Resonators 

Facebow

9 Question
30 seconds
Q.

Which sounds are produced when there is an obstruction of the airflow somewhere in the vocal tract?


Vowel 

Consonant

10 Question
30 seconds
Q.

Lower lip can also act as an _______ articulator during the production of bilabial sounds and labio-dental sounds.


Primary 

Secondary 

Active

11 Question
30 seconds
Q.

In a ________ articulation, the top of the tongue is the active and the back of the upper teeth and the alveolar ridge is the passive.


Denti-alveolar

Labio-dental 

Palatal

12 Question
30 seconds
Q.

Articulators are divided into two types:

1. Active articulators 2. Passive articulators


True

False

13 Question
30 seconds
Q.

Are the first sounds in the two words gym and gum the same as each other or different? 


Same 

Different

14 Question
30 seconds
Q.

What is the voicing of the last sound in the word ‘soup’?


Voiced Consonant 

Voiceless

Voiced 

15 Question
30 seconds
Q.

What kind of sound is the first sound in the word 'early'


Vowel

Consonant