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Frequency - Number of waves passing per second. The unit of measure is hertz (Hz).
Amplitude - Greatest distance of a wave's rise or fall
Wave Velocity - Wave velocity is the distance a wave travels per second.
wavelength - velocity / frequency
words and their sounds vibrate to different parts of the body
made up of two elements – consonants and vowels
every letter and combination of letters has significance
sound of words make the tone or texture
word endings – fluid or harsh eg slice, baffling – fluid sounds; cat, difficult – harsh sounds
can add to the meaning – connotation
O sounds and letters connect to images eg: The Moon rose over the ocean.
Soft sounding consonants – R, J, M, N, S, V, W
Hard sounding consonants – K, D, Q, T, C, B, P
Some letters and combination of letters create full, thin or open sounds