Focus on the pronunciation of hesitate
English definition of “hesitate”
/ˈhez·ɪˌteɪt/ v [I]
› to pause before you do or say something, often because you are uncertain or nervous about it: [+ to infinitive] If you need anything, don’t hesitate to call me. hesitant
/ˈhez·ɪ·tənt/ adj › [+ to infinitive] The bank manager is hesitant to approve the loan. hesitation
/ˌhez·ɪˈteɪ·ʃən/ n [U] › There was some hesitation about inviting him.