You’re probably saying these common words wrong Business Insider
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Fess up — are you guilty of calling your coffee “ex-press-oh?”

In case you didn’t know, it’s actually pronounced “es-press-oh.”

But you’re in good company. From “quinoa” to “xenophobia,” these are some of the most commonly mispronounced words in the English language.

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