Focus on the pronunciation of request
English definition of “request”
/rɪˈkwest/ n [C/U]
› an act of asking for something, or the thing asked for: [C] The library gets a lot of requests for books about new babies. [U] An application will be sent to you upon request (= if you ask). request
/rɪˈkwest/ v [T] › [+ that clause] The caller requested that his name not be mentioned on the air.