pronunciation: mustache

stephenlearner

Senior Member
Chinese
Hi,

How do you pronounce "mustache"? Is the stress on the first syllable or the second? Is there a BrE / AmE difference?

Thank you very much.
 
  • entangledbank

    Senior Member
    English - South-East England
    Yes, the AmE mustache is stressed on the first syllable, and the BrE moustache is stressed on the second, which has (or sometimes has?) a long vowel.
     
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