Today morning I was reading a book on American English compiled by some American Authors describing the commonly mispronounced words in English. I found it very interesting and thought of sharing it with my readers as a fun-post of the week. Hope you will find it interesting too.
( NB:I have replaced complicated notations with simple English )
Often mispronounced as Mee-may or Mee-mee
Correct Pronunciation is Meeem
Correct Pronunciation is Laaaava ( with your mouth open ! lol )
Correct Pronunciation is Paaasta
Often mispronounced as Awe-ree
Correct Pronunciation is Awe-raai
Often mispronounced as Epi-tom
Correct Pronunciation is Epi-temee
Often mispronounced as Edin-burg
Correct Pronunciation Edin-beraah
Often mispronounced as Ethereal
Correct Pronunciation is Ethee-real
Often mispronounced as Ver-sails
Correct Pronunciation is Ver-syls
Often mispronounced as For-tay
- FORTE (something you are good at)
Correct Pronunciation is Fortt
Often mispronounced as paren-thesis
Correct Pronunciation is Paren-thee-sis
Often mispronounced as Crayp
Correct Pronunciation is Krep !!!
Often mispronounced as Laar-way
Correct Pronunciation is Laarveeee or Lar-vaai
- Finally the best one of the lot, ANYWAYS !!!
Often used as Anyways
Anyway, there is no word called Anyways, only Anyway !!!