The word genre comes from French along with its lovely and confusing spelling. Of course, it has only American sounds.
Now, people that are familiar with this word (hi, French speakers) or speakers of languages that borrow ‘genre’ from French may also have difficulties with saying this word. Why?

Because one of the hardest things, I think, is to get used to the English pronunciation of a word that you ALREADY HAVE in your language.

But hey, that’s what I’m here for.
How to pronounce ‘genre’.


Have a great week.
xoxo
Hadar

Liked this video?

Get a weekly bite size pronunciation lesson
straight to your inbox