The International Phonetic Alphabet (revised to 2005)

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ʍVoiceless labial-velar fricativeɕʑAlveolo-palatal fricatives
wVoiced labial-velar approximantɺAlveolar lateral flap
ɥVoiced labial-palatal approximantɧSimultaneous
ʜVoiceless epiglottal fricativet͜s k͡pAffricates and double articulations can be represented by two symbols joined by a tie bar if necessary.

ʢVoiced epiglottal fricative
ʡEpiglottal plosive

Charts reprinted with permission from The International Phonetic Association

How to refer to this resource: Lawson, E., Stuart-Smith, J., Scobbie, J. M., Nakai, S. (2018). Seeing Speech: an articulatory web resource for the study of Phonetics. University of Glasgow. 22nd March 2023.