Focus on the pronunciation of act
English definition of “act”
/ækt/ verb [I]
› to do something with the intention of achieving a particular result: act to do sth Engineers will need to act quickly to repair the damaged pipes.act quickly/swiftly/now Anyone who wants a fixed-rate deal should act now.act decisively/improperly/responsibly It is now time for management to act decisively.act against/in sb's interests There were claims that the management was acting against shareholders' interests. Members should act in the best interests of the company.
act in good faith › to do something believing that it is the right thing to do: Although errors of judgement were made, at all times the company's staff acted in good faith.