First and Second Syllable Stressed?


Syllable stress refers to when syllables are higher in pitch and longer. This can either be first syllable stress or second syllable stress where the first syllable or the second syllables are stressed. Words that are stressed in second syllables include example, academy, concerned, prolong, important and detective. First syllable stressed words include people, woman, country and student.
Q&A Related to "First and Second Syllable Stressed?"
Second is stressed on the first syllable. A simple way of testing which syllable is stressed is by saying the word aloud. Look for the syllable that you naturally emphasise more in
1. Determine the number of syllables in a word by saying it out loud or in your head. Rap your hand on a desk or thigh for every syllable. The number of raps is the number of syllables
LA-yer, I would imagine.
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