A course at Memrise.com says the future tense conjugation of 'decir' is as follows:

Yo diré

Tú dirás

Él dirá

Nosotros diremos

Ellos dirán

However, the audio that goes along with the course speaks:

Yo deciré

Tú decirás

Él decirá

Nosotros deciremos

Ellos decirán

Someone help me! Which is the proper conjugation?

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Every question about proper verb conjugations can be answered visiting the RAE web and looking up the infinitive ("decir"). Press the blue "conjugar" button and voilá:

yo                     diré
tú / vos               dirás
usted / él, ella       dirá
nosotros, nosotras     diremos
vosotros, vosotras     diréis
ustedes / ellos, ellas dirán

The "deciré" form would be the conjugation were the verb a regular one, but it is not.

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  • Thank you. The audio within the Memrise course sounds like it uses native speakers. I wouldn't expect a native speaker to intentionally record his or her voice speaking an improper conjugation! This is why I was so confused. Jan 19, 2017 at 15:34
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    @RockAnthonyJohnson then it looks like you found a troll (they are everywhere). Maybe you can flag the voice record as inaccurate.
    – Charlie
    Jan 19, 2017 at 15:42

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