Focus on the pronunciation of ride
English definition of “ride”
/rɑɪd/ v [I/T] (past tense rode /roʊd/, past participle ridden /ˈrɪd·ən/)
› to sit on a horse, bicycle, etc. and travel on it while controlling its movements, or to travel in a vehicle, such as a car, bus, or train: [I] I ride to work on my bike. [T] We rode the subway from Coney Island to the Bronx. › To ride someone is to criticize someone, esp. to forcefully persuade that person to do more or to do what you want: [T] Your boss rides you much too hard.