The sounds of hoot and hood.

We make the sound in "hoot" (/u/) with our really rounded. Sing "ooh, baby, baby" or pretend you are going to kiss someone.

 

Here is a picture of
someone making this sound.
See how round her lips are.

See here that when she says "hood", her lips are more relaxed.

"hoot" sounds:
  • who'd
  • pool
  • Luke
 
"hood" sounds:
  • hood
  • pull
  • look