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Examples from the Web for ng
Lien and Ng were celebrating a much happier marker, their first wedding anniversary.How New York City’s ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Terrorized a Young Family|Michael Daly|October 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
If Willie Mak was going to get the death penalty, Ng surely would, too.Robert Bales, Accused in Afghan Deaths, Hires Flashy Lawyer John Henry Browne|Winston Ross|March 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The 737 got a new lease of life with what are called the NG models—New Generation.
Nasal, n as in English; but also (like the English n) a guttural nasal (ng) before a guttural.
Note the spellings --, -- (for -nk-, -ng-) where true Greek would use --, --.The Private Diary of Dr. John Dee|John Dee
N before g, the sound of ng (ṉ): sing, also n before k—ṉg,—iṉk.How to Teach Phonics|Lida M. Williams
So “linger” is pronounced as if spelled “ling-ger,” the “n” sounds like “ng.”Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
The only English sounds that normally receive a nasal resonance are m, n, and the ng sound of sing.Language|Edward Sapir
British Dictionary definitions for ng (1 of 2)
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British Dictionary definitions for ng (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for ng
abbreviation of no good, attested from 1838; variant n.b.g. for no bloody good is first recorded 1903.