Focus on the pronunciation of inner-city
English definition of “inner-city”
/ˈɪn·ər ˌsit̬·i/ adj [not gradable]
› found in or involving the older, central part of a city where there are poor people and bad housing: There are more problems in large, inner-city school districts. inner city
/ˈɪn·ər ˈsit̬·i/ n [C] › The program gives kids from the inner city a taste of the wilderness.