Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: Season 3 – Episode 36 – Pronunciation – Suffixes from French

Welcome back to another episode, everyone! Excited about going over this next round because if you guys don’t already know, there are plenty of words in the English language that are French.  So, with that being said, I want to show you some suffixes and that would put a touch of French on an English word. 

-ee

trustee

refugee

trainee

-eer

volunteer

career

engineer

-ese

Lebanese

Cantonese

Viennese

-ique

Technique

Antique

Unique

Syllable with primary stress in each word.

  1. Unique opportunity
  2. Confidential information
  3. Democratic majority
  4. Financial situation
  5. Scientific career
  6. Pharmacology technician
  7. Technology revolution
  8. Geographic separation

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