Finally, the last item in this series of words with ใ-.
Be careful, be very careful. If this word is not pronounced properly (i.e. not in the correct tone), it will mean the opposite thing.
ใกล้//klâi = near
ไกล//klai = far
Let’s listen to the recording:
This is ใกล้//klâi = near
And this is ไกล//klai = far
Now, try to listen and repeat after a pause, then check the correct pronunciation afterwards.