Focus on the pronunciation of burn
English definition of “burn”
/bɜrn/ v [T] (past tense and past participle burned /bɜrnd/, /bɜrnt/ or burnt /bɜrnt/) (HURT BY FIRE)
› to hurt, damage, or destroy something by fire or extreme heat: She burned her hand on the hot iron. People still burn trash although it’s illegal. The toast was burned to a crisp (= burned until it was black). › infml If you are burned by an activity, you are hurt emotionally or financially because of it: He got burned in an investment and lost a lot of money.