[Ads-l] Minimal pair for English /t ͡ʃ/ vs. /tʃ/

Mark Mandel thnidu at GMAIL.COM
Tue Mar 28 21:56:01 EDT 2017

I do like "nacho" vs. "not show".

Mark, who also likes nachos...and noshes

On Mar 28, 2017 1:29 PM, "Ben Zimmer" wrote:

There's also "ratchet" vs. "rat shit", which is no good either, I suppose.
In a sci.lang discussion some years ago, Nathan Sanders suggested "the
catchy titles" vs. "the cat she titles". Or how about "nacho" vs. "not
show", as blogged by Neal Whitman?


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