Focus on the pronunciation of pay cheque
pay cheque UK (US paycheck)
noun [C] (UK also pay packet, US also payroll check) FINANCE
› HR a cheque that you are given by your employer as your pay: She hopes that when she receives her first pay cheque she will be able to repay the money she borrowed from the bank.
› the amount of money that a person earns, usually each month: The borrower cannot afford $580 out of his $750 paycheck.