Minimal pairs games/ worksheets

Pronouncing words which vary but just one similar sound PDFs and teaching ideas. If you like anything here and want more, please support TEFLtastic

Lists of useful words for minimal pairs practice

Minimal pairs by sound and level

Minimal pairs for Japanese learners of English (edited version of the list above)

Minimal pairs for Spanish-speaking learners of English (ditto)

Minimal pairs for Korean learners of English

Teaching minimal pairs articles and blog posts

Teaching pronunciation with minimal pairs – LINK UPDATED

Minimal pairs games – LINK UPDATED

Stretching the definition and use of minimal pairs – NEW LINK

Practising consonant clusters with minimal pairs – NEW LINK

A better way of using minimal pairs for consonant clusters – NEW LINK

Photocopiable minimal pairs classroom activities

Difficult sounds Same or different pairwork

Technical and medical a and u pairwork 

Business B and V pronunciation pairwork

Alphabet homophones and minimal pairs – expanded and updated version

Homophones odd one out Elementary (with the odd one out being a minimal pair of the others)

Pronunciation peer correction (teacher training worksheet)

Related pages

Homophones games/ worksheets page

Pronunciation main page

Updated 26 August 2022