Lists by John Higgins

A light-hearted tour of minimal pairs
and the problems they cause for English speakers
and those who are trying to learn the language.

" ... will resonate with EFL readers on every page."--David Crystal


Minimal pairs Homographs Homophones
Comprehensive listing of minimal pairs in English RP

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List of English homographs
(sometimes called heteronyms)

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English RP homophones

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Please note that these pages have now been replicated on the site of the City University of Hong Kong in case my own site is discontinued.