THE CONSONANT "NG"

/h/

EARLY MODERN ENGLISH THROUGH PRESENT-DAY ENGLISH

SOURCE: ME /n/ + ME /k/ or ME /g/ , in final position [See "Formation of /h/" .]

(Voiced) Velar nasal

The consonant /h/ has been stable from EME through PDE.

CONSONANT
EME /h/
PDE /h/
SPELLING
ng
ng
EXAMPLE
sing
sing

SOUND