Focus on the pronunciation of contest
English definition of “contest”
/ˈkɑn·test/ n [C]
› a competition to do better than other people, esp. to win a prize or achieve a position of leadership or power: In the last election, he survived a close contest against a political newcomer. contestant
/kənˈtes·tənt/ n [C] › She was once a contestant on a television quiz show.