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    Default writing the stressed syllables

    hello,
    how can we know stressed syllables in a word?

    for example: TEAcher , but "encourage"?

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    Default Re: writing the stressed syllables

    This may help:
    Word Stress

    All the best! ;)

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    Default Re: writing the stressed syllables

    thanks a lot...

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    Default Re: writing the stressed syllables

    You're most welcome! ;)

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    Default Re: writing the stressed syllables

    What a dictionary for if you don't use it to look for, among other things, stressed syllables?

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