82% English people can’t pronounce these 10 words right, can you?
Ely Mispronounced by 59％ of people EE-lee NOT Ee-Lie
Keighley (West Yorkshire town) 40％ keith-lee NOT ki-lee or kay-lee
Sherbet 40％ shur-but NOT sher-burt
Et cetera 34％ et-set-ter-eh NOT ecc-set-ter-eh
St Pancras 33％ Saint Pan-krass NOT Saint Pan-kree-ass
Espresso 26％ ess-press-oh NOT ex-press-oh
Bruschetta 25％ Brew-sket-a to be truly Italian NOT Brew-shet-a
Often 24％ (traditionally offen, although off-ten has become increasingly common in the UK)
Prescription 21％ Pruh-skrip-shun NOT per-skip-shun or pro-skrip-shun
Greenwich 16％ Gren-itch NOT Green-witch or Green-itch
The study found a quarter of British people (23 per cent) feel so worried about getting words like these wrong they even ask someone else to say them.