Focus on the pronunciation of vacation
English definition of “vacation”
/veɪˈkeɪ·ʃən/, /və-/ n [C/U]
› a period of time to relax or travel for pleasure instead of doing your usual work or school activities: [C] The family had just left for a vacation in the Bahamas. [U] We always went on vacation in August. vacation
/veɪˈkeɪ·ʃən/, /və-/ v [I always + adv/prep] › He was vacationing in San Francisco. vacationer
/veɪˈkeɪ·ʃə·nər/, /və-/ n [C] › Tourists and winter vacationers are now key to the economy.