Focus on the pronunciation of paper
English definition of “paper”
/ˈpeɪ·pər/ n [C/U]
› a thin, flat material made from crushed wood or cloth used esp. for writing and printing on and in packaging: [U] a piece/sheet of paper [U] a paper bag/towel [U] paper cups/napkins/plates Let's put some of your good ideas down on paper (= write them down) › A paper is also a newspaper: [C] I read it in the paper. › A paper is also a piece of writing by a student for a course: [C] One of the course requirements is a 20-page paper.