Focus on the pronunciation of risk
English definition of “risk”
/rɪsk/ n [C/U]
› danger, or the possibility of danger, defeat, or loss: [C] There’s a risk of an accident happening in this fog. [C] I was afraid to take the risk of quitting my job before I had another one lined up. [U] We want clean rivers and lakes, where you can swim without risk to your health. [U] It was a high/low risk situation (= a situation with a lot of/very little danger). › A risk is also someone or something that could cause a problem or loss: [C] Teenage drivers are considered higher risks. at risk › To be at risk is to be in danger: A child who hasn’t been vaccinated is at risk. risky
/ˈrɪs·ki/ adj › The business investment was a risky proposition.