Focus on the pronunciation of strike
English definition of “strike”
/strɑɪk/ v [T] (past tense and past participle struck /strʌk/) (CAUSE AN IDEA)
› to cause someone to have a feeling or idea about something: From what you’ve said, it strikes me that you would be better off working for someone else. I was struck by her sincerity. › To strike also means to suddenly cause someone to think of something: I was immediately struck by the similarities in their appearance.