Focus on the pronunciation of rate
English definition of “rate”
/reɪt/ v (VALUE)
› to judge the value or worth of something: [T] Half of those surveyed rated his work as good. [L] The movie is rated R. [I] Mark Twain has rated as an enduring author for 100 years. › disapproving If you say someone or something doesn’t rate, you mean the person or thing is of poor quality or not worth consideration.