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Pronunciation of Affairs: Learn how to pronounce Affairs in English correctly

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

Oxford dictionary definition of the word affair:

1an event or sequence of events of a specified kind or that has previously been referred to:
the board admitted responsibility for the affair
I wanted the funeral to be a family affair
a matter that is a particular person’s concern or responsibility:
what you do in your spare time is your affair
(affairs) matters of public interest and importance:
commissions were created to advise on foreign affairs
(affairs) business and financial dealings:
his time was spent in winding up his affairs
2a love affair:
his wife is having an affair
3 [with adjective] informal an object of a particular type:
her dress was a black low-cut affair

put one’s affairs in order

ensure that one’s financial and legal arrangements are properly organized, especially in preparation for one’s death:
before he died he put his affairs in order and updated his will

Middle English: from Old French afaire, from à faire ‘to do’; compare with ado