The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics and Morals of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Vol. 2 [of 3]

By Benjamin Franklin

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with none or very little help of tongue,
{ teeth, and lips, and produced chiefly in
huh { the windpipe.

{ Then coming forward to those, formed
g k { by the roof of the tongue next to the
{ windpipe.

r n { Then to those, formed more forward,
t d { the forepart of the tongue against the
{ roof of the mouth.

{ Then those, formed still more forward
l { in the mouth, by the tip of the tongue
s z { applied first to the roots of the upper
{ teeth.

ɧ { Then to those, formed by the tip of the
ƕ { tongue applied to the ends or edges of
{ the upper teeth.

f { Then to those, formed still more forward,
v { by the under lip applied to the upper
{ teeth.

b { Then to those, formed yet more forward
p { by the upper and under lip opening
{

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