It may come as a surprise to you but Cannes is not pronounced "Kaans" but "Can". Many such popular places are often mispronounced by most non-natives.
Here are 27 brand names that you should master pronouncing quickly to minimize inevitable annoyance. Most popular brand names mispronunciation and how to really pronounce them.
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Jalapenos or halapenos?