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mispronounce

verb [T] uk   us   /ˌmɪs.prəˈnaʊns/
to pronounce a word or sound wrongly: French learners of English often mispronounce "ch" as "sh".
mispronunciation
noun [C or U] uk   us   /-ˌnʌn.siˈeɪ.ʃən/
Mispronunciation can be a serious obstacle to making yourself understood in a foreign language.
Translations of “mispronounce”
in Vietnamese phát âm sai…
in Spanish pronunciar mal…
in Thai ออกเสียงผิด…
in Malaysian salah menyebut…
in French mal prononcer…
in German falsch aussprechen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發錯…的音,讀錯…的音…
in Indonesian salah ucap…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发错…的音,读错…的音…
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