30 Often Mispronounced words in English Pronunciation

Mispronounced words! This is a very common practice in natives too. A meaning of a word can be completely changed by wrong pronunciation and that’s why a lot of English humor is based on mispronunciation. It is just like if someone pronounces “Nuclear” like “nucular”.  Along with common grammar mistakes if you are mispronouncing words too then you are in deep trouble.

So here is the list of 44 mispronounced words, that we usually mispronounce in our daily speaking.

Mispronounced Words

Accessory

CORRECT Ak-sess-or-y
WRONG Ass-ess-or-y

Across

CORRECT A-cross
WRONG A-crost

Antarctica

CORRECT Ant-arc-tic
WRONG Ant-ar-tic

Athlete

CORRECT Ath-leet
WRONG Ath-a-leet

Cache

CORRECT Kash
WRONG Kash-ay

Clothes

CORRECT Klothz
WRONG Kloz

Entrepreneur

CORRECT Ahn-truh-pruh-nur
WRONG Enter-pren-you

February

CORRECT Feb-roo-air-y
WRONG Fe-yoo-air-y

Mayonnaise

CORRECT May-on-naise
WRONG Man-naise

Vegetable

CORRECT Veg-table
WRONG Vegi-table

Buffet

CORRECT Boo-fay
WRONG Buff-ay

Cocoa

CORRECT Koh-koh
WRONG Koh-koh-wa

Arctic

CORRECT Arc-tic
WRONG Ar-tic

Forte

CORRECT Fort
WRONG For-tay

Nuclear

CORRECT Nuke-lee-ar
WRONG Nuke-yoo-lar
Mischievous
CORRECT Mis-chi-vus
WRONG Mis-chee-vee-us

Niche

CORRECT Neesh
WRONG Nitch

Often

CORRECT Off-en
WRONG Oft-en

Picture

CORRECT Pic-shur
WRONG Pitch-er

Probably

CORRECT Prob-ab-aly
WRONG Pro-bab-ly

Vehicle

CORRECT Vi-ekle
WRONG Vay-hikle

Boutique

CORRECT Boo-teek
WRONG Boh-teek

Chaos

CORRECT Key-os
WRONG Cha-os

Meme

CORRECT Meem
WRONG Mee-mee/mem

Marijuana

CORRECT Mar-uh-wah-nuh
WRONG Mary-joo-anna

Women

CORRECT Wih-men
WRONG Woo-men

Heart

CORRECT Haa-rt
WRONG Hurt

Tomb

CORRECT Toom
WRONG Tom-b

Asthma

CORRECT Az-ma
WRONG As-tha-ma

Wednesday

CORRECT Wenz-day
WRONG Wed-nes-day

Bowl

CORRECT Bol
WRONG Ba-ool

Pizza

CORRECT Peet-zuj
WRONG Pi-za

Jewelry

CORRECT Jew-ell-ree
WRONG Jew-ler-ree

Pronunciation

CORRECT Pro-nun-see-s-shun
WRONG Pro-noun-see-a-shun

Quote

CORRECT Kwoht
WRONG Coat

Fillet

CORRECT Fih-lay
WRONG Fil-let

Onion

CORRECT A-nion
WRONG O-nion

Sour

CORRECT Sower
WRONG Saar

Suite

CORRECT Sweet
WRONG Shit/soot

Yolk

CORRECT Yohk
WRONG Yol-ke

Resume

CORRECT Reh-zu-may
WRONG Ri-zum

Receipt

CORRECT Ree-seet
WRONG Ree-sipt

Chassis

CORRECT Sha-see
WRONG Chay-sis

Dessert

CORRECT Dizz-urt
WRONG Dez-ert

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2 thoughts on “30 Often Mispronounced words in English Pronunciation”

  1. Thank you very much! I appreciate your help to the students and teachers.

    Can I get the printed material of grammarvocab? I’m ready to pay for it.

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