Alphabet - ਪਹਿਲਾ

- ਬੱਬਾ - Babbaa - twenty-seventh letter of the Gurmukhi alphabet.


Name: Babbaa
Shape:
Spelling: ਬੱਬਾ
Sound: 'b' as the 'b' in the word 'ball' when you say it out aloud.
Type: Consonant

Mouth: Make a 'b' shape with your mouth.
Tongue: Kept out of the way.
Soft Palette: Blocking your nose
Lips: closed
Vocal Chords: Used
Aspirated: No

Confusion: ਬ ਥ
Reading: ਥ (Thathaa) is very easy to confuse with ਬ (Babbaa), especially when you get down to small print sizes in books.
As large print, it is easy - ਥ ਬ - but with smaller font sizes, things start to get difficult like so - ਥ ਬ
Writing: None

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