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Minimal pairs /e/ , /æ/

Posted by on November 20th, 2018 | 0 comments | listening, minimal pairs, practice, pronunciation, speaking, vowels

In this activity we practice recognising the short ‘a’ and the short ‘e’ in minimal pairs. Click or touch the sound you hear!

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  • x,5,axe,9
  • men,5,man,9
  • pen,5,pan,9
  • land,9,lend,5
  • led,5,lad,9
  • dead,5,dad,9
  • had,9,head,5
  • said,5,sad,9
  • ten,5,tan,9
  • track,9,treck,5
  • wreck,5,rack,9
  • excess,5,access,9
  • send,5,sand,9
  • mass,9,mess,5
  • bed,5,bad,9

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