‘Ace-us’, ‘Az-us’, ‘A-sous’? You’re not alone in the struggle to pronounce names such as Asus. There are actually plenty of other techy words we’ve been saying incorrectly.

GIF has been the subject of debate for years, and you’ll be forgiven for wondering what a ‘Meem’ is when it’s spelt ‘Meme’.

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Watch our video below to find out how the likes of Sony, Uber and more should be pronounced.


How to pronounce these techy terms:

How do you say Meme?

Meme – Meem

How do you say Sony?

Sony – Soh-Knee

How do you say Asus?

Asus – A-Seuss

How do you say Gif?

GIF – Guh-If

How do you say Huawei?

Huawei – Wah-way

How do you say Uber?

Uber – Ooh-ber

How do you say Pokémon?

Pokémon – Poke-e-mon

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