From gif to hors d’oeuvres, most individuals have a phrase that they only can not seem to pronounce accurately.
And now folks from world wide have revealed the tough spellings that by no means fail to journey them up in a hilarious on-line
Inside hours her tweet had gone viral, with greater than 13,000 re-tweets and a flood of replies from linguistically challenged folks sharing the phrases they struggled to get their heads round.
So what number of of them are you able to pronounce?
Tongue-tied? Twitter customers have revealed the phrases that they wrestle to pronounce – from apropos to quinoa (file picture)
One Twitter person admitted they struggled to pronounce the phrases segue (pronounced ‘sɛɡweɪ’) and demense (pronounced ‘dɪˈmeɪn’) in an internet thread which has gone viral
Hubris ‘hjuːbrɪs’ is pronounced in another way to clutter (‘dɛbri’) regardless of related spellings
Sew, so and sow, are pronounced in another way to sow and sough, as this person found
Apropos (‘aprəˈpəʊ’) tripped up Twitter person Holly Alem, she confessed within the thread
Akua confessed to saying the world posthumous like the favored Greek dip
Massachusetts (‘masəˈtʃuːsɪts’) is notoriously onerous to pronounce as this girl discovered
Twitter person Assilem confessed to saying archive phonetically, as ‘our chive’
This girl admitted to getting irritated at colleagues mispronouncing ‘mocha’ and ‘breve’
Twitter person Marty Ward could not perceive why ‘rhetoric’ will not be pronounced in the identical manner as ‘rhetorical’
Ethereal (‘ɪˈθɪərɪəl’) will not be a straightforward phrase to pronounce as Lisa Leach discovered the onerous manner
This Twitter person inadvertently reads the phrase Pilates as ‘pilots’ resulting in a lot confusion
Erin reeled off a protracted record of phrases she struggled to pronounce, from vinyl to quinoa
Twitter person Lin Rowan identified potential confusion connected to the phrase ‘navy coup’
This man mistakenly pronounced French phrase hors d’oeuvre (‘dəːvr(ə’) as ‘whores do-ever’
‘Inevitable’ and ‘queue’ had been the 2 phrases that tripped up Twitter person Maddie, she confessed
The phrase lieutenant is pronounced in another way in UK and US English, as this man identified
Chihuahua is a difficult one to say out loud however it’s actually not pronounced as ‘chi-who-a-who-a’
Greek God Hermes is to not be confused with luxurious label Hermès, as Christine Roberts famous