WRITING

Here are some loan-words written with  ိတ်/ ိပ"eiq" glottalized dipthong.

ကိတ် cake(Eng)
တိပ် tape (Eng)
ဂိတ် gate (Eng)
ဘရိတ် brake(Eng)
ဘလိတ်ဓား blade (Eng)

READING

 

Read the following Burmese sentences yourself first.  Then click the speaker icon below. Listen carefully the different sound of the same consonants following the glottalized and non-glottalized dipthongs.

 

Glotalized dipthong

Non-glottalized dipthong

 ဆိတ်သား 

goat meat

 အမဲသား    beef

   
 စိတ်ဆိုး to be mad     လူဆိုး   bad guy  
   
 လိပ်စာ    address   ဗမာစာ Burmese writing