Learn how to pronounce the words CONSTRUCT, CONSTRUCT, CONSTRUCTION with this American English Heteronym pronunciation lesson. These words are pronounce the differently but have the same spelling. Bonus suffix tip included for the -TION ending.


CONSTRUCT – an idea or theory based on subjective evidence

CONSTRUCT – to build

CONSTRUCTION – the building of something or a style of building


CONSTRUCT ‘kɑnstrəkt

CONSTRUCT kənˈstrʌkt

CONSTRUCTION kənˈstrʌkʃən

Products, classes, and socials


Heteronyms: Words that are spelled the same but have different pronunciation