Focus on the pronunciation of negative
English definition of “negative”
/ˈneg·ə·t̬ɪv/ adj (NO)
› expressing no or not, or expressing refusal: We received a negative answer to our request. › A negative sentence or phrase is one that contains a word such as no, not, nor, never, or nothing. › A medical test that is negative shows that you do not have that disease or condition.