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Pronunciation - Minimal pairs

Pronunciation - Minimal pairs

Minimal pairs are pairs of spoken words in English that differ in only one sound.

Examples -

bat       but    

batter   butter    

cap       cup    

cat        cut    

match   much    

 

Use this website with your tutor - https://www.englishclub.com/pronunciation/minimal-pairs.htm

Please watch and listen to this video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CrIfQTOl97k

 

Lists of minimal pairs