|IPA – number||179|
|IPA – text||ǂ|
|IPA – image|
|Sound sample (help·info)|
The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents the forward articulation of these sounds is ǂ. This must be combined with a symbol for the rear articulation to represent an actual speech sound. Attested palato-alveolar clicks include:
The last is what is heard in the sound sample at right, as non-native speakers tend to glottalize clicks to avoid nasalizing them.
Features of palato-alveolar clicks: