Minimal pairs /s/ , /ʃ/

In minimal pair activity we listen to the difference between Sue and ‘shoe’, and maybe learn how to say “Sue’s shoe!”

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  1. Click 'start' and wait for the audio controller to appear.
  2. If audio doesn't play automatically, click 'play' on the audio controller.
  3. Click the word you hear.
  4. Click 'next pair'.
  5. Repeat steps 3-4
  • Green means correct.
  • Red means incorrect.
  • Click phonemic symbols to hear them.
  • Click 'phonemic alphabet' to access the full range of sounds in standard English.

This activity includes 13 minimal pairs.

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