Module 1

/r/: Alveolar Trill

/r/: Is made by vibrations between the tip of the tongue and the alveolar ridge.

Watch the video to hear the pronunciation of the word that the image represents. You are given the IPA, the Spanish, and the English spelling of the word.

Open up the following link in a separate page for greater understanding:

The video will play three times. One the fourth time, the video will stop and a freeze frame image will appear with the appropriate tongue outline.


  1. Bailar
  2. Carro
  3. Guitarra
  4. Rosa

IPA: /bajlar/

Spanish: Bailar

English: To Dance








IPA: /karo/

Spanish: Carro

English: Car


IPA: /gitara/

Spanish: Guitarra

English: Guitar












IPA: /rosa/

Spanish: Rosa

English: Rose