Proper Pronunciation Guide
[ɪk̚ sɛp̚ ʃən]
- Pronounce the letters “xc” as a stopped “k” [k̚] followed by /s/.
- Pronounce the initial letter “e” as the short vowel /ɪ/ —like the vowel in the word “sit.”
- Stress the second syllable [sɛp̚].
|They made an exception in his case.|
|There will be no exceptions!|
(noun) An instance where the usual rules or procedures are not followed.