Parts of the Mouth Vocabulary with Pictures

Learning the names of different parts of the mouth in English can be very useful. Knowing these terms can improve your general conversation skills and help you understand English texts better. Through this reference, you will explore and memorize the parts of the mouth with their English names. This will help you expand your vocabulary and make it easier to communicate effectively.

Parts of the Mouth Vocabulary

Parts of the Mouth Vocabulary
Parts of the Mouth Vocabulary – Created by 7ESL
  • Canine
  • Hard palate
  • Lips
  • Soft palate
  • Uvula
  • Tongue
  • Gingiva (Gums)
  • Incisor
  • Teeth
  • Mandible
  • Papillae
  • Premolar

Parts of Mouth Vocabulary with Pictures 


– I need to brush my canine teeth more often to prevent cavities and gum disease.

Hard palate

– The hot soup burned the roof of my mouth, specifically the hard palate.


– She applied some lip balm to her dry and chapped lips.

Soft palate

– The soft palate helps to close off the nasal passages when swallowing to prevent food and liquid from entering the nose.


– When the doctor examined the back of my throat, she noticed that my uvula was swollen.


– I burned my tongue on the hot coffee and now it hurts to eat or drink anything.

Gingiva (Gums)

– The dentist advised me to floss and brush my teeth regularly to prevent gum disease and keep my gingiva healthy.


– She accidentally chipped her incisor while biting into a hard piece of candy.


– I need to schedule a dental appointment to get my teeth cleaned and checked for any cavities or other issues.


The mandible, or lower jawbone, is responsible for the movement of the lower teeth and plays an important role in chewing and speaking.


– The tiny bumps on my tongue, called papillae, help me taste different flavors and textures of food.


– My dentist recommended that I get a filling for my premolar tooth to prevent further decay and damage.

Parts of Mouth Names
Parts of Mouth Names – Created by 7ESL