This group of Chinese Pinyin Initials has three consonants: z c s. This group might be one of the most difficult for non-native speakers to pronounce. But this doesn’t mean that it’s impossible to achieve perfect pronunciation on them. We just need some extra practice. So, let’s start now and learn with this video.
Chines Initials z c s called Dental Sibilants. and to pronounce them you need to put the tip of your tongue against the back of your upper front teeth. Just slightly touching, but not pushing against. They usually compared against another Pinyin Initials: zh, ch, sh, r.