Vocabulary: Filet Mignon

—-May 10 2015—-

This word will help you when you’re ordering dinner at a restaurant: Filet Mignon.

Filet mignon is a french word, this is why the pronunciation of ‘filet’ sounds like ‘filay’. The hard part to pronouncing this might be to say ‘mignon’.

Filet mignon in French means “cute fillet” or “dainty fillet”. It’s a popular piece of steak cut taken from the smaller end of the tenderloin.

Try pronouncing it a few times, come to the wechat group and practice for me.

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