Say It Right! contains a list of commonly mispronounced words with correct audio pronunciations and definitions in a Singaporean voice. Learn how to pronounce words like liaise, siphon, esplanade, almond, library.
Definition: An Italian food made from wide thin sheets of pasta together with cheese, meat or vegetables
Example: My favourite food is lasagna.
Definition: To move a boat from land into water; to begin a new project
Example: The new campaign will launch in September.
Definition: The time when you are free from work and can do what you want
Example: I swim for leisure.
lahy-brer-ee, -bruh-ree, -bree
Definition: A room or building containing a collection of books or journals for people to borrow
Example: I go to the library to borrow books.
Definition: Women’s underwear
Example: Her shop sells premium silk lingerie.
Definition: The power that something or someone has that makes them attractive; to attract someone
Example: He couldn’t resist the lure of money.
- a state of great comfort or elegance, especially when involving great expense
- The use of expensive food, clothes and household goods
Example: We don’t have the luxury of time, this assignment is due tomorrow.