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Vowel Perception Test: e vs. ae

Here are the files for the front mid and low vowel perception test. These are the vowels you hear in words such as ‘bet’ and ‘bat.’ Be sure to listen to the test in a quiet area where you are not going to be distracted. Instructions: Complete (a) the consent form and (b) the language contact questionnaire. Save (c) […]

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Minimal Pairs: /l/ vs /r/

Rice or lice? These minimal pairs help practice the difference, targeting the sounds while having fun with pronunciation. Print the activity sheet below for greatly interactive lessons. If you don’t have a pdf reader, go here for the latest version from Adobe. What to do Download and print the handout. Illustrate the difference between the […]

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Minimal Pairs: /s/ vs /ʃ/

Sip or ship? These minimal pairs help practice the difference, targeting the sounds while having fun with pronunciation. Print the activity sheet below for greatly interactive lessons. If you don’t have a pdf reader, go here for the latest version from Adobe. What to do Download and print the handout. Illustrate the difference between the […]

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Parts of the Body

Here are common body parts for print or online viewing. Study the completed version and try to fill in the blanks according to head, upper, and lower body sections. Handouts are available for labeled and blank diagrams. For classes where fully anatomical illustrations may be inappropriate, a neutered version is available. Click on the images […]

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