Sound Value of Consonants

[source: College Korean 1 Michael Rogers, Clare You, et al]

ㄱ: initial [g] medial [g]  final [k] *voiceless K
ㄴ: initial [n] medial [n] final [n]
ㄷ: initial [d] medial [d] final [t] *voiceless T-sound
ㄹ: initial [r] medial [r] final [l]
ㅁ: initial [m] medial [m] final [m]
ㅂ: initial [b] medial [b] final [p]
ㅅ: initial [s] medial [s] final [s]
ㅇ: initial [🚫* silent] medial [🚫] final [ng]
ㅈ: initial [j *hard C sound] medial [j] final [t]
ㅊ: initial [ch] medial [ch] final [t]
ㅋ: initial [k] medial [k] final [k]
ㅌ: initial [th] medial [th] final [t]
ㅎ: initial [h] medial [h] final [h]
ㄲ: initial [kk] medial [kk] final [k]
ㄸ: initial [tt] medial [tt] final [pp]
ㅃ: initial [pp] medial [pp] final [🚫]
ㅆ: initial [ss] medial [ss] final [t]
ㅉ: initial [jj] medial [jj] final [🚫]

 

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