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    Default A minimal pairs quiz

    I am doing a minimal pairs quiz and I need your help.
    Could you please do me a favor and listen to the recording I've made and tell me which word in every pair (from the list below) I pronounced?

    I seem to have problem distinguishing the long and short i vowels and to make sure I pronounce them correctly, I need your feedback.

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    Slip - sleep
    Sit - seat
    Bit - beet
    Sin - seen
    Pit - peat
    Grit - greet
    Grin - green
    Fit - feet
    Dip - deep
    Wick - week
    Slit - sleet
    Din - dean
    Wit - wheat

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    Default Re: A minimal pairs quiz

    Quote Originally Posted by JustLearningEnglish View Post

    Slip - sleep
    Sit - seat
    Bit - beet
    Sin - seen
    Pit - peat
    Grit - greet
    Grin - green
    Fit - feet
    Dip - deep
    Wick - week
    Slit - sleet
    Din - dean
    Wit - wheat
    is what I hear

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