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I could correctly pronounce 'da' 'de' pairs of letters,as many native speakers told me.just put the tip of your tongue between the upper and lower teeth and aginst the back of front teeth. after training i could pronouce them.However, i find another problem that when i speak a whole sentence ,i always bite my teeth when i pronounce 'd'in the sentence,especially when i speak it quickly.and it is so unnatural to pronouce this sound. I dont believe native speakers have the same problems .there should have some methods to speak 'd' when speaking fast, can anyone give me some guggestions?

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Come to think of it DeslenguaDo is a self-defining word :) –  deStrangis Apr 17 at 10:31
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Hi Peter. "Welcome" to SL.sx! Could you just stop creating more and more accounts, asking all the time more or less the same question? Stick to one account, and engage a discussion in a single question, over answers that don't provide you a satisfying solution. Thanks! –  Alexis Pigeon Apr 17 at 12:52
    
possible duplicate of voiceless vs voiced consonants / consonantes sordas vs sonoras –  AlexBcn Apr 17 at 15:14

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It's all about practice. You would bite your tongue a lot if you were just now learning to chew your food. It just takes practice. In the meantime, you can try closing your teeth more so your tongue can't fit in there, putting your tongue behind your teeth. That way you can't bite it.

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I agree - learning phonetics is all about repetition of the sounds until the movements are smooth. I've nipped my tongue before as well with "t" at first :) Also, listen to how it sounds if you alter the position a little. Like Rorok below mentioned, I think that your tongue may be protruding more than necessary in order to render the "d" sound. –  Doctor Whom Jun 10 at 18:08

In my case (native speaker), when I pronounce the D, the tip of my tongue barely touches the upper-inner part of my front teeth, and the upper part of the tip rests on the very beginning of my palate. Maybe you are forcing the tongue placement a little too much. You shouldn't need to feel you're moving your tongue forward, just upward to make it touch the palate.

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