<html> <head> <title>Minimal pairs - consonant sounds in British English: "jet" and "yet"</title> <META name="description" content="Discrimination exercises in the recognition and production of English phonemes: consonant sounds"> <META name="keywords" content="English,pronunciation,phonology,phonemes,vowel sounds,language,learning,teaching,efl,esl,elt"> </HEAD> <body text="#000000" link="#0000ff" vlink="#ff0000" bgcolor="#ffffff"> <p><a href="minimal.html">Index</a> | <a href="index.html">Home Page</a> | <a href="#" onClick="history.go(-1)">Back</a> | <a href="minimal0108.html">Next</a> <font color="#ffffff">-----------</font><b>Minimal Pairs</b></p> <p><img src="ph44.gif"> <font color="#ffffff">-----------------------</font><img src="ph40.gif"> <table border=0 cellspacing=5 cellpadding=5 width=520> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">jet</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yet</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">juice</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>use</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">job</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yob</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">jot</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yacht</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">jeer</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>year</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">jaw</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>your</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">jaws</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yours</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">Jack</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yak</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">joke</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yolk</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">jam</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yam</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">jarred</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yard</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">Jews</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>use</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">gel</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yell</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">jarred</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yard</td> </tr> <tr><td width="50%" valign="top"> <p align="center">John</td> <td width="50%" valign="top"> <p>yon</td> </tr> </table> </body> </html>