Focus on the pronunciation of oblige
English definition of “oblige”
/əˈblɑɪdʒ/ v [T] fml (FORCE)
› to force or make it expected for someone to do something: Circumstances obliged him to leave town. obliged
/əˈblɑɪdʒd/ adj › [+ to infinitive] He was obliged to call the nurse to help him up again.