Learn How to Pronounce ESPRESSO Correctly!

Learn how to pronounce ESPRESSO correctly by understanding the syllables

The word espresso is made up of 3 syllables.

Stress the 2nd syllable.


In the picture we see coffee being made in Starbucks.

The sentence reads: Espresso is an Italian, coffee-brewing method, where near-boiling water is forced through finely-ground coffee beans.

Now you have learned how to pronounce ESPRESSO correctly, try and use it as soon as possible in your conversation so it will make a deeper impression on your memory.

Examples of espresso from news items:

Graham Cooke and his business partner Jordan Griffith started Café Last, a retailer of espresso machines and coffee grinders for home and restaurant use, during the summer.
Source: The Seattle Times

Basically, an espresso in Italy is a café express in France.
Source: Salon

In person, he projects a tender, Michael Stipe-ish vibe, wistfully remembering that “until recently, we hugged so many of our customers” and brewed espresso in the shop’s front office.
Source: The New York Times

Flipping through the pages of its carefully chosen selection of books, milling around and talking to neighbors over an espresso, crowding in to hear speakers at free events.
Source: The Washington Post

Robed in white, milk and dark Belgian chocolate, the bite-size pieces feature fillings like orange zest, espresso, salted caramel, peanut butter and Amarena cherry.
Source: New York Times

As you were checking on how to pronounce ESPRESSO correctly, be sure to check another word which sometimes causes confusion:
How to Pronounce ITINERARY

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