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UNIVERSIDAD ESPECIALIZADA DE LAS AMERICAS
Facultad de Educación Especial y Pedagogía
Escuela de Pedagogía
Bachelor Degree in English Language Teaching
Subject
Phonology
CONSONANT CLUSTER
Presented by:
Rafael Morales
Professor:
Nelson Martínez
November 25th, 2022
Index
1. Definition
2. Why do we learn about consonant clusters?
3. Why are correct consonant clusters
important for clear English?
4. Examples
Consonant Cluster
Is a group of consonants with no
vowels between them.
In English consonants are found to be
clustered in word initial, medial and
word final positions.
Example of Consonant Cluster.
With 2 Consonant
/bl/ /sk/ /pt/
black desk helped
With 3 Consonant
/str/ /sks/ /kst/
string tasks sixty
With 4 Consonant
/ksts/ /mpst/
texts glimpsed
Consonant
Clusters
Word Initial
Clusters
They are: One of
/p,t,k,b,d,g,m,n,l,α, f, v, h, l/
+ one of /l, r, w, j/. as for
example: play, prey, cry, dry,
view, etc.
Word Final
Clusters
/s/ + one of /p, t , k, f, m, n,
l , w, j/. As for
example, speak, sky, stick,
snail, swim, skim, Shrine,
snakes, sticks, sphere, stair,
skeet, slope, snow, etc.
Word Medial
Clusters
Intra-syllabic consonant
cluster
Inter-syllabic cluster
movement /vm/,
description /skr/
import /mp/
blackboard /kb/
extra /kstr/
Why do we learn about consonant clusters?
There are two main reasons why consonant
clusters are an important thing to be aware
of.
Consonant clusters
are an important
teaching point is
for those who are
learning English as
a foreign language.
Consonant
clusters are
important for
early readers.
Why are correct consonant clusters important
for clear English?
There are a 3 main reasons why
pronouncing consonant clusters correctly is
so important for speaking clear English that
people can understand easily.
Consonant
Clusters Are
Everywhere
Consonant
Clusters
Distinguish
Between Words
Consonant
Clusters Are
Needed For
Grammar
Examples
Initial Clusters
• /s/ + consonant (=cc)
• Stay
• Sky
• Small
• Snack
• Slow
• Sphere /sf/
Final Clusters
• ask
• Last
• Went
• Round
• Books
• Help
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Consonant Cluster presentation.pptx

  • 1. UNIVERSIDAD ESPECIALIZADA DE LAS AMERICAS Facultad de Educación Especial y Pedagogía Escuela de Pedagogía Bachelor Degree in English Language Teaching Subject Phonology CONSONANT CLUSTER Presented by: Rafael Morales Professor: Nelson Martínez November 25th, 2022
  • 2. Index 1. Definition 2. Why do we learn about consonant clusters? 3. Why are correct consonant clusters important for clear English? 4. Examples
  • 3. Consonant Cluster Is a group of consonants with no vowels between them. In English consonants are found to be clustered in word initial, medial and word final positions.
  • 4. Example of Consonant Cluster. With 2 Consonant /bl/ /sk/ /pt/ black desk helped With 3 Consonant /str/ /sks/ /kst/ string tasks sixty With 4 Consonant /ksts/ /mpst/ texts glimpsed
  • 5. Consonant Clusters Word Initial Clusters They are: One of /p,t,k,b,d,g,m,n,l,α, f, v, h, l/ + one of /l, r, w, j/. as for example: play, prey, cry, dry, view, etc. Word Final Clusters /s/ + one of /p, t , k, f, m, n, l , w, j/. As for example, speak, sky, stick, snail, swim, skim, Shrine, snakes, sticks, sphere, stair, skeet, slope, snow, etc. Word Medial Clusters Intra-syllabic consonant cluster Inter-syllabic cluster movement /vm/, description /skr/ import /mp/ blackboard /kb/ extra /kstr/
  • 6. Why do we learn about consonant clusters? There are two main reasons why consonant clusters are an important thing to be aware of. Consonant clusters are an important teaching point is for those who are learning English as a foreign language. Consonant clusters are important for early readers.
  • 7. Why are correct consonant clusters important for clear English? There are a 3 main reasons why pronouncing consonant clusters correctly is so important for speaking clear English that people can understand easily. Consonant Clusters Are Everywhere Consonant Clusters Distinguish Between Words Consonant Clusters Are Needed For Grammar
  • 8. Examples Initial Clusters • /s/ + consonant (=cc) • Stay • Sky • Small • Snack • Slow • Sphere /sf/ Final Clusters • ask • Last • Went • Round • Books • Help