Focus on the pronunciation of steep
English definition of “steep”
/stip/ v [I/T] (MAKE WET)
› to stay or cause to stay in a liquid, esp. in order to improve flavor or to become soft or clean: [I] Let the tea steep for five minutes. [T] This stain will come out if you steep the cloth in cold water. › To be steeped in something is to be filled with it or to know a lot about it: [T] The college is steeped in tradition.