How to spell tambourine

Tutoring English, spelling is always interesting. The tutor mentions the spelling of the word tambourine.

tambourine (noun):

a hand-held drum with metallic noisemakers attached.

The Brits and the Yanks both spell tambourine this way.


Gilmour, Lorna (editor). Collins Essential Canadian English Dictionary and Thesaurus. Glasgow: HarperCollins, 2006.

Mish, Frederick C. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Springfield: Merriam-Webster, 2004.

Jack of Oracle Tutoring by Jack and Diane, Campbell River, BC.

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