Focus on the pronunciation of neglect
English definition of “neglect”
/nɪˈglekt/ v [I/T]
› to fail to give needed care or attention to someone or something: [T] She had neglected the program and allowed student interest in it to fall off. [I] He neglected to tell his employer that he would be taking the day off. neglect
/nɪˈglekt/ n [U] › The park was in a sorry state of neglect.