Focus on the pronunciation of shambles
English definition of “shambles”
/ˈʃæm·bəlz/ n [U]
› a place or situation that is in a state of confusion or disorder: The morning after the party, the house was a complete shambles. The strike-shortened basketball season was a shambles. › Shambles is also a messy or confused state: The candidate claimed that the economy was in (a) shambles.