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Episode #131

How to pronounce 'Recipe' vs. 'Receipt'

00:03:28 minutes long
audio file size: 5.2 mb

English words can be really confusing sometimes.
In these how-to-pronounce episodes published on Fridays, I’ll help you with the pronunciation of confusing words and common names.
This week we’re going to talk about how to pronounce the words ‘recipe’ and ‘receipt’.

Here’s a loose transcription of the words as explained in the episode:

  • Recipe: re-suh-pee [IPA: ˈresəpi]
  • Receipt: ri-seet [IPA: rɪˈsiːt] or ruh-seet [IPA: rəˈsiːt]

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One Response

  1. Thank you for all your fantastic podcast episodes.
    Can you teach me how to pronounce the word “agile”?
    Thank again.

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