There's a concept in Linguistics known as "minimal pairs," which are words that are different by only ONE sound. Some examples from English: bit/beat, niece/knees, dog/bog, dog/dock, dock/duck.
(Some examples of similar sounding words that DON'T work:
- dog/duck -- These words have *two* differences: the vowel (Ah vs Uh) and the final consonant (G...
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