Caribbean Spanish (español caribeño) is the general name of the Spanish language dialects spoken in the Caribbean region. This article is about the international language known as Spanish. ... West Indian also redirects here. ...
More precisely, the term refers to the Spanish language as spoken in Cuba, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Panama, Venezuela, the Caribbean regions of Colombia, and in the Gulf Coastal states of Veracruz and Tabasco in Mexico . The state of Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave is one of the 31 states that compose Mexico (does not include the Mexican Federal District). ... Tabasco is a state in Mexico. ...
Phonetics and phonology
/s/ at the end of a syllable or before a consonant is pronounced like [h]
j (/x/), is aspirated and is soft as the /h/ in English
/n/ is pronounced heavier at the end of words ("con"="cong")
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