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Minimal Pairs and Hand Gestures to Improve Articulation

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Matthew Ricca, Speech-Language Pathologist, Vail Inclusive Preschool


Need a visual way to highlight the difference between how your child says a word and the “correct” way to say it (and make progress towards the latter)? Minimal pairs and speech sound hand gestures are a winning combination! Watch this video to find out what minimal pairs are and how to use them with the hand gestures illustrated here.




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