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 :
Mail (sending something by post)= Male (opposite of female)
Made (the past of “make”) = Maid (a person who cleans)
Seen (the past participle of “see”)= Scene (part of a movie)
Would (a modal) = Wood (the material from trees)
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