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Pronunciation

Pronunciation…the most difficult words

Below are the 20 English words people say incorrectly.

Many are spelled with old-fashioned letter combinations, or have letters that are difficult to say when connected.

Give them a try!

1. Phenomenon (fi-nom-uh-non)

2. Anaesthetist (uh-nes-thi-tist)

3. Remuneration (ri-myoo – nuh-reyshun)

4. Statistics (stuh-tis-tiks)

5. Ethnicity (eth-nis-i-tee)

6. Philosophical (fil-uh-sof-i-kuhl)

7. Provocatively (pruh-vok-uh-tiv)

8. Anonymous (uh-non-uh-muhs)

9. Thesaurus (thi-sawr-uhs)