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: The act of preserving the quality of something
Example: My car goes for maintenance checks twice a year.
Definition: A country located in the Indian Ocean
Example: The Maldives is my dream holiday destination.
- A regular gathering for the buying and selling of food, livestock, or other goods
- An outdoor space or hall where people offer goods for sale
- A particular area of commercial or competitive activity
- Demand for a particular product or service
- To advertise or promote something
Example: She buys fresh food from the market daily.
Definition: Involving machines
Example: I want to study mechanical engineering.
- The science or practice of the treatment and prevention of disease
- A drug or other substance taken by mouth in order to treat or prevent disease
Example: The doctor prescribed some medicine for my cold.
Definition: Likely to be remembered; worth remembering
Example: It was a memorable trip to the Grand Canyon.
Definition: The list of the food available in a restaurant; a set of choices on a computer screen
Example: May I please see the menu?
Definition: A chemical element, such as iron or gold, which is generally hard, strong and shiny
Example: That bridge is made of metal.
min-ee-uh-cher, -choor, min-uh-cher
Definition: Very small.
Example: He collects miniature cars.
Definition: Concerned with right and wrong and standards of behaviour such as fairness and honesty
Example: Moral education is a subject taught in schools.
Definition: The strength and confidence felt by someone
Example: The team’s morale was so low after losing their football match.
Definition: A machine that enables something to move.
Example: The boat can’t move because the motor is spoilt.
Definition: A two wheeled vehicle like a bicycle with an engine.
Example: He rides his motorcycle to work every day.
Definition: A short phrase that expresses the beliefs or purpose of an organisation
Example: My motto is “Work hard and play hard.”