Focus on the pronunciation of south
English definition of “south”
/sɑʊθ/ n [U] (abbreviation S., abbreviation So.)
› the direction opposite north, or the part of an area or country in this direction: The points of the compass are north, south, east, and west. › In the US, the South is the southeastern part of the country: We moved to the South when I was a child. › US history In the US Civil War, the South was the group of states that fought to become separate from the federal government. southerly
/ˈsʌð·ər·li/ adj › a southerly direction southern
/ˈsʌð·ərn/ adj [not gradable] (abbreviation S., abbreviation So.) › Louisiana is in the southern part of the US.