Phrasal verb: wind down

‘Wind’ is a tricky word as it can be pronounced in two different ways in English, with a short ‘i’ and a long ‘i’. How do you think it is pronounced in this phrasal verb?

In this phrasal verb ‘wind’ is pronounced with a long ‘i’.

wind down – to gradually relax after doing something that has made you tired or worried

How do you like to wind down after a stressful day?

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