A “buffet” is a piece of furniture in a dining room (like a kind of sideboard or a counter) from which meals are served. But the word can also mean a meal on a table or sideboard at which guests can help themselves.
But how is the word pronounced?
Iswearenglish on YouTube can help us with the British English pronunciation.
“I Love Lucy” was a popular American comedy show years ago on the television.
In this video clip Lucy asks Ricky, her Cuban husband, to read a children’s book out loud. However, he finds English very confusing and can’t understand why Lucy corrects him all the time. Surely all the words ending in “ough” should sound the same? But they don’t!