Mispronounced words in English Vocabulary with PDF

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Here is the list of 50 mispronounced words in English, that we must have to avoid for better speaking and language pronunciation.

List of Mispronounced Words in English

Here is the list of commonly mispronounced words in English:

Do say: The Caucasus (caw-cah-suhs)  Don’t say: The Caucases (caw-cah-says)
Do say: a blessing in disguise  Don’t say: a blessing in the skies
Do say: across  Don’t say: acrossed
Do say: affidavit  Don’t say: affidavid
Do say: Alzheimer’s disease  Don’t say: old-timer’s disease
Do say: Antarctic  Don’t say: Antartic (ant-ar-tic)
Do say: Arctic  Don’t say: Artic
Do say: ask  Don’t say: aks or axe
Do say: athlete, athletic  Don’t say: athelete, atheletic
Do say: Australia  Don’t say: Ostraya
Do say: barbed wire  Don’t say: bob wire (or barb wire)
Do say: barbiturate  Don’t say: barbituate
Do say: business  Don’t say: bidness
Do say: cache (cash)  Don’t say: cachet (cash-ay)
Do say: cacophony (ca-caw-fone-ee)  Don’t say: caucaphony (caw-ca-fone-ee)
Do say: candidate  Don’t say: cannidate
Do say: cardsharp  Don’t say: card shark
Do say: carpal tunnel syndrome   Don’t say: carpool tunnel syndrome
Do say: cavalry (cav-al-ree)  Don’t say: Calvary (cal-vah-ree)
Do say: champ at the bit  Don’t say: chomp at the bit
Do say: chest of drawers   Don’t say: chester drawers
Do say: clothes  Don’t say: close
Do say: cornet (kor-net)  Don’t say: coronet (kor-oh-net)
Do say: dilate (dye-late)  Don’t say: dialate (dye-ah-late)
Do say: diphtheria  Don’t say: diptheria
Do say: dog-eat-dog world  Don’t say: doggy dog world
Do say: drown  Don’t say: drownd
Do say: electoral  Don’t say: electorial
Do say: enclosed in parentheses (pare-en-the-sees)  Don’t say: enclosed in parenthesis (pare-en-the-sis)
Do say: escape  Don’t say: excape
Do say: especially  Don’t say: expecially
Do say: espresso  Don’t say: expresso
Do say: et cetera  Don’t say: excetera
Do say: February (Feb-roo-air-ee)  Don’t say: Febuary (Feb-you-air-ee)
Do say: federal (fed-err-all)  Don’t say: fedral (fed-rall)
Do say: film  Don’t say: fillum
Do say: fiscal   Don’t say: fisical
Do say: foliage (foh-lee-age)  Don’t say: foilage (foy-ull-age)
Do say: for all intents and purposes  Don’t say: for all intensive purposes
Do say: forte (for-tay)  Don’t say: fort (fort)
Do say: founder  Don’t say: flounder
Do say: foyer  Don’t say: foy-ay
Do say: GIF (jiff)  Don’t say: GIF (ghiff)
Do say: height  Don’t say: heighth
Do say: Heimlich maneuver (or manoeuvre, Br.)  Don’t say: Heineken remover
Do say: hierarchy (hi-err-ar-key)  Don’t say: hi-archy
Do say: interpret  Don’t say: interpretate
Do say: jewelry (jool-ree)  Don’t say: jewlery (joo-luh-ree)
Do say: just  Don’t say: jist nor jus
Do say: larynx (lare-inks)  Don’t say: larnyx (lare-nicks)
Do say: law and order  Don’t say: Laura Norder
Do say: lease  Don’t say: leash
Do say: liable  Don’t say: libel
Do say: library  Don’t say: libary
Do say: masonry  Don’t say: masonary
Do say: mauve  Don’t say: mawv
Do say: mayonnaise  Don’t say: man-naise
Do say: miniature (min-ee-ah-ture)  Don’t say: miniture (min-ih-ture)
Do say: mischievous (mis-chiv-ous)  Don’t say: mischevious (mis-chee-vee-ous)
Do say: moot  Don’t say: mute
Do say: nuclear  Don’t say: nucular
Do say: nuptial (nup-shul)  Don’t say: nuptual (nup-shu-ull)
 Do say: often  Don’t say: off ten
Do say: ordnance  Don’t say: ordinance
Do say: orient  Don’t say: orientate
Do say: ostensibly  Don’t say: ostensively
Do say: other  Don’t say: nother
Do say: parliament  Don’t say: parlament
Do say: percolate  Don’t say: perculate
Do say: peremptory  Don’t say: preemptory
Do say: pernickety  Don’t say: persnickety
Do say: perspire  Don’t say: prespire
Do say: pollute  Don’t say: plute
Do say: potable  Don’t say: pottable
Do say: prerogative  Don’t say: perogative
Do say: prescription  Don’t say: perscription
Do say: probably  Don’t say: probly, prolly
Do say: pronunciation  Don’t say: pronounciation
Do say: prostate  Don’t say: prostrate
Do say: realtor (real-tor)  Don’t say: realator (real-a-tor)
Do say: regardless  Don’t say: irregardless
Do say: relevant  Don’t say: revelant
Do say: respite (res-pit)  Don’t say: respite (res-pite)
Do say: sherbet  Don’t say: sherbert
Do say: silicon  Don’t say: silicone
Do say: sneaked  Don’t say: snuck
Do say: so  Don’t say: sose
Do say: spay  Don’t say: spade
Do say: stamp  Don’t say: stomp
Do say: stub  Don’t say: stob
Do say: suite (sweet)  Don’t say: suit (soot)
Do say: supposedly  Don’t say: supposably
Do say: supremacist  Don’t say: supremist
Do say: tack  Don’t say: tact
Do say: take for granted  Don’t say: take for granite
Do say: tenet  Don’t say: tenant
Do say: tenterhooks  Don’t say: tenderhooks
Do say: triathlon (tri-ath-lon)  Don’t say: triathalon (tri-ath-a-lon)
Do say: utmost  Don’t say: upmost
Do say: verbiage (ver-bee-age)  Don’t say: verbage (ver-bage)
Do say: voluptuous  Don’t say: volumptuous
Do say: wasn’t  Don’t say: wadn’t
Do say: whet  Don’t say: wet
Do say: yolk  Don’t say: yoke
Do say: zoology (zo-ol-oh-gee)  Don’t say: zuology (zu-ol-oh-gee)

 

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