Sherbet. February. Hierarchy. The English language is filled with words people often mispronounce, but you don't have to be one of those people! Here are 10 of these tricky words and their proper pronunciation.
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You're saying things wrong. There are too many pronunciation mistakes to list, but for starters: There is no second R in "sherbet," the first C in "flaccid" gets a K sound and the correct plural of octopus is octopodes...which isn't even in spell check!
A web site produced by the publishers of the Cambridge Press dictionaries. Useful as it produces both English and American spellings of the words searched. A lot of adverts promoting their books but otherwise a very useful site.