WRITING

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

မော်တော်ဘုတ် motor boat(Eng)
ကွေကာအုတ် Quaker oat(Eng)
ကုတ် coat (Eng)
နုတ်ဘွတ်   note book (Eng)
ပုပ် pope (Eng)

 

READING

 

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

Glotalized dipthong

Non-glottalized dipthong

ငရုတ်သီး

chili

 မီးသီး    light bulb

   
တရုတ်စာ Chinese food     ကုလားစာ Indian food
   
ဟုတ်တယ်     That is right.   မှားတယ်။ That is wrong.