Jackson Blue

Weekdays 2pm-7pm

Big shout out to the folks at Unscrambled Words who used Google data to round up the Top 10 Most Mispronounced Words in America. I’m confident on 6 out of 10 personally – I’m sure I’m slaughtering at least 2 of the 10 pronunciations though I obviously don’t know which two. LOL

Check the list out and see how you do. For fun at work put the list in front of a co-worker and let the giggles begin!

  • #10 Most Mispronounced Word in America:

    Pho

  • #9 Most Mispronounced Word in America:

    Dogecoin

  • #8 Most Mispronounced Word in America:

    Worcestershire 

  • #7 Most Mispronounced Word in America:

    GIF

  • #6 Most Mispronounced Word in America:

    Gnocci

  • #5 Most Mispronounced Word in America:

    Nguyen

  • #4 Most Mispronounced Word in America:

    Charcuterie

  • #3 Most Mispronounced Word in America:

    Omicron

  • #2 Most Mispronounced Word in America:

    Gyro

  • #1 Most Mispronounced Word in America:

    Acai

  • Correct Pronunciations

    1) Acai – “aa·saa·ee”

    2) Gyro – “yee-roh” or “zhihr-oh”

    3) Omicron – “aa·muh·kraan”

    4) Charcuterie – “shaar·koo·tr·ee”

    5) Nguyen – click to hear

    6) Gnocci – “nyow·kee”

    7) GIF – “JIF”

    8) Worcestershire – “wu·stuh·shr”

    9) Dogecoin – dohj coin

    10) Pho – “fuh”

     

  • Congrats! You can now pronounce the most mispronounced words in the country!

    Hit play and bow.