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Speech tip: There is no “express” in “espresso”

Here is a pronunciation tip for every coffee-loving speaker of English! Espresso is not spelled with the letter x. Nor should the first two syllables sound like the English word “express.” The name for this coffee drink comes from Italian. Hear the correct pronunciation of espresso and two similar words on our 90-second video!