Focus on the pronunciation of encounter
English definition of “encounter”
/ɪnˈkɑʊn·tər/ v [T]
› to meet someone unexpectedly, or to experience, esp. something unpleasant: In the kitchen I encountered a woman I had never seen before. He was shocked by the hostility he encountered. encounter
/ɪnˈkɑʊnt·ər/ n [C] › My first encounter with death was when Abraham died.