WORDS, WORDS, WORDS
One of the reasons why English pronunciation is difficult is because there are many words which are spelled differently, have different meanings, but are pronounced EXACTLY the same. These are called homophones. Here are some examples of commonly mispronounced homophones :
Flower (a plant) = Flour (the white powder used for baking)
Whether (if) = Weather (sunny, cloudy, etc.)
Bear (the animal) = Bare (not covered by anything)
Facts (true information) = Fax (the machine)
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