Focus on the pronunciation of status
English definition of “status”
/ˈsteɪ·t̬əs/, /ˈstæt̬·əs/ n [U] (POSITION)
› position or rank, esp. in a social group or legal system: The association works to promote the status of retired people as active and useful members of the community. › Status can also mean state or condition at a particular time: The type of treatment used will depend on the patient’s health status.