Focus on the pronunciation of ceremony
English definition of “ceremony”
/ˈser·əˌmoʊ·ni/ n [C/U]
› a set of acts, often traditional or religious, performed at a formal occasion esp. to recognize an important event, or the performing of such acts: [C] a graduation/wedding ceremony [U] She was buried without ceremony. ceremonial
/ˌser·əˈmoʊ·ni·əl/ adj › The queen’s role is largely ceremonial.