Focus on the pronunciation of open
English definition of “open”
/ˈoʊ·pən/ v [I/T] (BEGIN)
› to begin something or cause it to begin: [T] I would like to open the meeting by asking each of you to introduce yourself. [M] They’re opening up a new restaurant in about a month. [I] The film opens (= will be shown for the first time) next week. opening
/ˈoʊ·pə·nɪŋ/ adj [not gradable] › He made some opening remarks, then introduced the main speaker.