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Pronunciation of Buffet in BrE and Some British English Phrases

Peculiarities of British English. Some phrases and expressions

British English Phrases, Idioms, and Expressions

I was listening to comedian Michael McIntyre yesterday on BBC Entertainment, and was surprised at his pronunciation of buffet. Americans says [buh-FEY]. He said [ˈbʊfeɪ], not even [ˈbʌfeɪ]. If you like these little things about the English language, here’s more:

British English Idioms and Expressions (A-C)


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