Monday, May 21, 2012

How to pronounce "Cannes"

Since On The Road is premiering at the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday (May 23), this topic may come up in conversation and, like me, you may stumble on pronouncing the city's name.

Pronounce it just like what beer comes in: can. Yes, that's a short vowel sound. And the s is silent.

If you need auditory help, click here.

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