By Janice Crosby, 27 May, 2015 Forum Other Apple Chat Does anyone know how to teach Siri to pronounce names correctly? Options Log in or register to post comments Comments When encountering the When encountering the mispronunciation, reply to Siri, "That's not how you say that." They will then give you several options which you can select for alternate pronunciations. other way another way is to edit the contact and find the menu "add field". There you can write your name phonetically and so will be recognized by Siri better.