17 Common Food Names You Probably Pronounce Wrong
Fact: 100 percent of people pronounce "sriracha" wrong.
Don’t say: Broo-sheh-tuh... Instead say: Broo-SKET-tuh
Make sure you know how to pronounce these fancy words to impress everyone at the dinner table.
Don’t say: Sree-rah-cha... Instead say: SEE-rah-cha (Don't believe it? Ask the maker.)
Don’t say: Mare-uh-sheeno... Instead say: Mare-uh-SKEENO.
We've cherry-picked these commonly mispronounced words you should know about.
Don’t say: Ah-nees... Instead say: ANN-iss. You're probably also mispronouncing these popular company names.
Don’t say: Hick-uh-muh... Instead say: HEE-kuh-mah
Don’t say: Ah-kai... Instead say: Ah-SIGH-ee
Don’t say: Bool-yah-bays... Instead say: BOO-yah-BESS. Check out these foods that actually have different names in the U.K.
Don’t say: Sher-bert... Instead say: Sher-BIT (The proper spelling is always "sherbet"; If you see this printed on a menu as "sherbert," it's wrong.)
Don’t say: Foe... Instead say: FUH. Don't miss these place names that you're also mispronouncing.