There are 4 positions of the vocal folds. Voiceless. Voiced. Whisper. Murmur.
Vowels and Consonants. Glides. Vowels. Conosonants. Although they function as consonant sounds, they stand for a property to articulate rapidly not only consonant but vowels.. Obstruction in the vocal tract. More sonorous. Syllabic. Narrow or complete closure of the vocal tract. Less sonorous. Not Syllabic.
The tongue. The major places of articulation used in speech are in the consonant articulation. Besides, the tongue is the primary articulating organ of the final utterance..