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How to Pronounce Pertaining: Learn how to pronounce Pertaining in English correctly

Learn how to say Pertaining correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word pertain:

verb
[no object]
1 (pertain to) be appropriate, related, or applicable to:
matters pertaining to the organization of government
chiefly Law belong to something as a part, appendage, or accessory:
the shop premises and stock and all assets pertaining to the business
2 formal be in effect or existence in a specified place or at a specified time:
their economic circumstances are vastly different from those which pertained in their land of origin
Origin:

late Middle English: from Old French partenir, from Latin pertinere ‘extend to, have reference to’, from per- ‘through’ + tenere ‘to hold’