Pronunciation Set 2

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Set 1 of 5

Tailor / Teller

I’ll take the suit to my tailor
I want to be a sailor

Teller

She’s a great story teller
It’s a bestseller

Polish and polish (not the same!)

These are Polish sausages

I need to polish my shoes

Receipt

Would you like a receipt ?
His words were full of deceit

Recipe

I know a great recipe
Her name is Penelope

Set 2 of 5

Ceiling / Selling

What a feeling
A white ceiling

Selling

I saw them on the corner, selling drugs
She’s telling him now

Sailing

Let’s go sailing
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Stubborn

Don’t be so stubborn

trustworthy

Nope, this company is not trustworthy
This car is rather curvy

Set 3 of 5

Clown

Turn that frown, upside down
You’re such a clown

Paradigm

Would you like some lime 
This is a paradigm of design

Cucumber
Snooker cue
Cucumber = come

Plumber / Climber

We’d better call a plumber
She’s a mountain climber

Dessert / Desert

I quite fancy some dessert

It’s so hot in the desert

I had a dessert in the desert

Set 4 of 5

Mild / Wild

This curry is quite mild
Don’t touch the wild animals
He’s a wild child

Tough/ Rough

He is full of fluff but he’s very tough

Cough

I’ve been coughing all night
David Hasselhoff

Tourism / Touristic / Tourists

There are many tourists at Esaka station

Skype skip

I’ll call you on Skype
Can you wipe the screen please

My nose is dripping
Let’s skip the cut scene please

Final Set

Item

Can you lighten this colour?
I need that item!

Lawyer

She’s my employer
You’re going to need a lawyer

(UK) Thorough

Hackney is a borough of East London
A thorough examination

Squirrel

There are many grey squirrels in the park.  Where are the red ones?

Hedgehog

This hedgehog has to go quite fast

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