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    Question minimal pairs

    I know this sounds silly but I was wondering if someone can help me on this
    some minimal pairs which distinguish the sounds.


    /f/ and /v/
    / θ / and /f/
    / / and /ai/
    /ɒ / and / /




    Last edited by corty1; 14-Mar-2009 at 17:39.


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    Re: minimal pairs

    Quote Originally Posted by corty1 View Post
    I know this sounds silly but I was wondering if someone can help me on this
    some minimal pairs which distinguish the sounds.


    /f/ and /v/
    / θ / and /f/
    / / and /ai/
    / / and / /




    fat - vat
    thought - fought

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