Some minimal pairs for Cantonese Speakers

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					   Some minimal pairs for Cantonese Speakers
        Can you pronounce each pair distinctly?
(You can check by asking a friend which word they hear,
               or by recording yourself)

                       A.          B.
              1.       lot         not

              2.      night       light

              3.       life       knife

              4.      said         sad

              5.      bed          bad

              6.       leg         lack

              7.      wet          red

              8.      wait         rate

              9.      white       right

             10.      ache        eight

             11.      pick         pig

             12.      back         bag

             13.      neck         leg

             14.      they         day