How Do You Spell LIEU?

The spelling of the word "lieu" may be confusing to some. The correct pronunciation is /lu:/, with the 'l' pronounced as a light touch with the tip of the tongue touching behind the front teeth. The 'i' is pronounced with a long 'ee' sound, while the 'eu' is pronounced as a long 'oo' sound like in "who". This French-origin word means "instead of" or "in place of" and is commonly used in phrases like "in lieu of" or "in lieu of a gift".

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