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25 commonly mispronounced words

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You may be familiar with the song that goes, "Potayto, potahto, tomayto, tomahto — let's call the whole thing off." As long as the English language has been around, people have been mispronouncing words because they're often not spelled anything like how they sound.

However, there is a correct way to say every word in the English language. And some of these proper pronunciations may really surprise you because they're different from what you've been saying your entire life. Thus SheKnows decided to compile a list of the 25 most commonly mispronounced words in the English language so you have your own personal pronunciation key to which you can always turn.

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