How to pronounce
If you're a non-native English speaker, learning how to correctly pronounce "acquaintance" is an important part of your language journey. Here's a step-by-step guide to help you get it right.
First, start by making sure your tongue and lips are relaxed.
Next, place the tip of your tongue behind your top teeth.
Then, make the sound "kwa" and hold it for a moment.
Now, add the sound "knee" (as in knee cap).
Finally, combine the two sounds to make "kwa-knee" for "acquaintance."
Practice saying "acquaintance" out loud a few times until you feel comfortable with the pronunciation.
Remember that correct English pronunciation is an important part of being understood by native English speakers. With practice, you can master the pronunciation of "acquaintance" and many other English words.