Cloze-reading TTS skips first word


I am trying the Cloze-reading to boost the skills. I have noticed that the cloze-word in the beginning of section/paragraph gets skipped by TTS.

The example for testing:

And the pic:
Screenshot 2022-12-01 at 16.12.08

Here, the first word " римские " is skipped in TTS voice.

Is this possibly a bug?

Thanks !