Focus on the pronunciation of difficulty
English definition of “difficulty”
/ˈdɪf·ɪ·kəl·ti/, /-ˌkʌl·ti/ n [C/U]
› the fact of not being easy, or of being hard to do or understand: [U] He has some difficulty hearing people when they speak softly. › A difficulty is also a problem: [C usually pl] In 1986 he experienced financial difficulties and was forced to sell his business.