How do the British pronounce interesting?
Tips to improve your English pronunciation:
Break ‘interesting‘ down into sounds: [IN] + [TRUHST] + [ING] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them. Record yourself saying ‘interesting‘ in full sentences, then watch yourself and listen.
Do you pronounce interesting interesting?
Interesting IN-tris-ting or IN-tur-uh-sting or IN-tur-ES-ting. All three pronunciations are acceptable, though not so long ago only the second was considered cultivated while the first was considered British and the third was frowned upon by some authorities.
What’s the correct pronunciation of interesting?
Interesting. Oh, that’s interesting. Or, as you know, Americans sometimes drop the T after an N. So you’ll definitely hear it pronounced this way: IN-er-es-ting.
How many syllables are in interesting?
The word “interesting” is pronounced today with either three or four syllables.
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