Focus on the pronunciation of strike
English definition of “strike”
/strɑɪk/ v [T] (past tense and past participle struck /strʌk/) (AGREE)
› to agree to or achieve a solution: My children and I have struck a deal – they can play any kind of music they want as long as I don’t hear it. › If you strike a balance between two things, you try to give an equal amount of attention or importance to each: It’s a question of striking the right balance between quality and productivity.