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What is the sound difference between ㅅ and ㅆ ?

Seriously I can't say 사 properly for the life of me. .-. I need a video of someone saying it, if you have it. Thanks!

January 25, 2018

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ㅆ is your regular S sound in English, and ㅅ is like an S with more air coming out of your mouth, almost like there's a hidden H in there.

Check this short video, starting at 2:43 if you just want the sound.

Or you can try pronouncing the word "Sahara" but make the first A very short, almost inaudible, and you'll get closer to this S-h sound.

January 25, 2018

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Hello! Hope the below helps you and many others! ;p Way to go!

싸요! = It's cheap!

http://bit.ly/2n8Tgl2

싸이코패스 =psycopath (exact same sound as English word)

싸이 = PSY

http://bit.ly/2DvzeIp

사랑해! = I love you!

http://bit.ly/2DAOwMc

사랑니 = wisdom tooth

http://bit.ly/2rFx47A

사다리 = ladder

http://bit.ly/2E7tiqc

January 25, 2018
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