Say It Right! contains a list of commonly mispronounced words with correct audio pronunciations and definitions in a Singaporean voice. Learn how to pronounce words like liaise, siphon, esplanade, almond, library.
Definition: A country in South East Asia
Example: She went to Thailand for a short holiday.
Definition: To express gratitude to someone for something they have done.
Example: Please be courteous and say thank you.
thair; unstressed ther
- Belonging to or associated with the people or things previously mentioned or easily identified
- Belonging to or associated with a person whose gender is not specified
Example: The top group deserved to win their prize.
Definition: An instrument that is used to measure temperature
Example: The nurse used a thermometer to take my temperature.
Definition: A number, one more than two
Example: The teacher read the story of the “Three Little Pigs”.
Definition: A small piece of paper that allows you to take a journey by bus or train or attend a film or show
Example: You need to buy a ticket to see the show.
Definition: Sensitive to being touched lightly on the skin
Example: I have very ticklish feet.
Definition: A tall plant with a wooden trunk and green leaves
Example: That apple tree doesn’t bear anymore fruit.
Definition: A destructive sea wave that is caused by an earthquake under the sea
Example: Aceh experienced a disastrous tsunami in 2004.
- Instruction, especially that received in a small group or individually
- The payment for instruction, especially in colleges or universities
Example: She attends tuition every Thursday after school.