Focus on the pronunciation of sort
English definition of “sort”
/sɔrt/ n [C] (TYPE)
› a group of things that are of the same type or that share similar qualities: What sort of equipment will she need? He was squinting through the eyepiece of some sort of navigational device. › Sort can sometimes refer to a person of a particular type: What sort of person do you think I am? a sort of (also sort of) › A person might say a sort of or sort of when describing something about which the person does not have a clear or exact knowledge: He’s a sort of agent for athletes, but not officially. She’s sort of running the company, I think, but her parents are still involved.