APEX, N.C. -- One man is being dubbed one of the worst Wheel of Fortune fails after a simple mispronunciation on the show Monday night.
Jonny Knowles' luck on Wheel wasn't so fortunate - in fact, he lost a $7,100 payday because of a slip of the tongue.
While trying to solve the puzzle "Flamenco Dance Lessons," he mispronounced the word "flamenco" and read it as "flamingo" instead.
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After the unfortunate event, host Pat Sajak was forced to buzz Jonny with a wrong answer, thus passing the chance to solve onto the next contestant, Ashley, who correctly pronounced the answer and won the round.
The slip-up cost him $7,100 and a trip to Spain - ouch!
However, his luck wasn't all bad, we walked away with $19,050 and a great story to tell.
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Wheel of Misfortune: Man loses $7K after mispronouncing 'flamenco'
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