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Things consonant often describes (“consonant ________”)
sounds, clusters, sound, cluster, blends, phonemes, vowel, intervals, system, combinations, letters, deletion, production, sequences, groups, digraphs, letter, harmony, shift, changes, blend, articulation, symbols, chords, change, syllables, elements, systems, stems, interval, errors, gradation, group, reduction, perception, length, types, inventory, signs, chord, sequence, recognition, substitution, mutation, pairs, combination, gemination, phoneme, simplification, alternation, voicing, contrasts, segments, duration, patterns, alternations, digraph, symbol, identification, environment, doubling, stem, triads, chart, strings, substitutions, cognitions, discrimination, pattern, harmonies, tones, rule, confusions, trigrams, assimilation, inventories, shifts, graphemes, sign, articulations

How consonant often is described (“________ consonant”)
final, initial, single, nasal, first, double, voiceless, second, last, medial, labial, intervocalic, palatal, unvoiced, palatalized, dental, third, middle, syllabic, fricative, soft, plosive, geminate, conjunct, oral, adjacent, silent, coronal, postvocalic, weak, radical, terminal, extra, explosive, geminated, epenthetic, sonorant, corresponding, mute, alveolar, emphatic, bilabial, prenasalized, liquid, glottalized, lateral, thematic, aspirated, guttural, extrasyllabic, homorganic, prevocalic, underlying, retroflex, latent, velar, penultimate, syllable, vocalic

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See consonant used in context: 1 Shakespeare work, several books and articles.

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