Parts of the larynx - image description

The illustration shows a cross section of a person’s head and neck area. The person is facing to the left. It shows the position of the larynx at the top of the windpipe. The larynx and windpipe are to the front of the neck  area. The upper part of the larynx is called the supraglottis. Below this is the glottis and below this is the subglottis. Behind the larynx and the windpipe is the oesophagus, which is also called the gullet.