Focus on the pronunciation of recommendation
English definition of “recommendation”
› [C or U] advice about what is the best thing to have or do: We accept the key recommendations of the report. The committee will investigate the matter and make a recommendation to the Board. We're pulling out on the recommendation of our accountants.
› [C] the person or thing that has been suggested as the best choice: He was a controversial recommendation for the post. These are my recommendations for the shortlist. → See also letter of recommendation