Question 49: Mark letter A, B, C, D on your answer sheet to indicate the word whose underlined part to indicate from the other three in pronunciation in each of the following questions.
A. earthquakes /ˈɜːθkweɪks/
B. countries /ˈkʌntriz/
C. epidemics /ˌepɪˈdemɪks/
D. delegates /ˈdelɪɡəts/
The underlined word in sentence B is pronounced /z/, the rest is pronounced /s/