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Epiglottis , a flap like muscular valve controls movement of air towards respiratory passage. Yes raju is wright . Talking or laughing while eating results in the opening of epiglottis ( that ptevents the entry of food into the air passes). This causes the entry of food into the wind pipe and causes chocking.
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The epiglottis attached behind the tongue which blocks the entrance 2 the trachea when food in swallowed thus protecting the lungs by forcing the food 2 pass over the trachea &instead go down esophagus into the stomach. if u talk while eating & u happen 2 be a toddler.
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