Q: Is tongue a muscular organ in the mouth of most vertebrates that manipulates food for mastication? ¶
A: Yes, and is used in the act of swallowing.
Q: Is tongue consumed in Chinese cuisine? ¶
Q: Are tongues commonly consumed, boiled and garnished with horseradish or jelled? ¶
A: Yes, beef tongues fetch a significantly higher price and are considered more of a delicacy.
Q: Is tongue an ideal location for the administration of certain medications into the body? ¶
Q: Is tongue part of the erogenous zone of the mouth and can be employed in intimate contact as in the French kiss? ¶
Q: Is tongue that of ankyloglossia also known as tongue-tie? ¶
Q: Is tongue classified as either intrinsic or extrinsic? ¶
Q: Is tongue separated by a vertical section of fibrous tissue known as the lingual septum? ¶
Q: Are tongues a common phrase used to describe glossolalia? ¶
A: Yes, and which is to make smooth, language-resembling sounds that is no true spoken language itself.
Q: Is tongue divided into two parts? ¶
A: Yes, and an oral part at the front and a pharyngeal part at the back.
Q: Is tongue divided into anterior and posterior parts by the terminal sulcus which is a V-shaped groove? ¶
Q: Are tongues among the more common? ¶
Q: Is tongue used as a child's first language? ¶
Q: Are tongues sometimes employed in Szechuan dishes? ¶
A: Yes, while lamb's tongue is occasionally employed in Continental and contemporary American cooking.
Q: Is tongue an important accessory organ in the digestive system? ¶
Q: Is tongue covered in masticatory mucosa a type of oral mucosa which is of keratinized stratified squamous epithelium? ¶
Q: Is tongue cooked and served in vinegar? ¶
A: Yes, In the Czech Republic and Poland, a pork tongue is considered a delicacy, and there are many ways of preparing it.
Q: Is tongue the enabling of speech in humans and vocalization in other animals? ¶
Q: Is tongue called the dorsum? ¶
A: Yes, and is divided by a groove into symmetrical halves by the median sulcus.
Q: Is tongue a muscular hydrostat that forms part of the floor of the oral cavity? ¶
Q: Is tongue equipped with many taste buds on its dorsal surface? ¶
A: Yes, and each taste bud is equipped with taste receptor cells that can sense particular classes of tastes.
Q: Is tongue used for crushing food against the hard palate? ¶
A: Yes, and during mastication and manipulation of food for softening prior to swallowing.
Q: Is tongue tied to the floor of the mouth by a very short and thickened frenulum and this affects speech? ¶
A: Yes, and eating, and swallowing.
Q: Is tongue prone to several pathologies including glossitis and other inflammations such as geographic tongue, and median rhomboid glossitis? ¶
A: Yes, burning mouth syndrome, oral hairy leukoplakia, oral candidiasis and black hairy tongue.
Q: Is tongue often used to clean the fur and body by licking? ¶