Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Word Stress

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Posts
    2
    Post Thanks / Like

    Post Word Stress

    I was just wondering which syllable is the word stress on in each of these words i am struggling to idenify the answers. i.e first, second, third or forth (if their is one)

    Economy- 4 syllables
    Constantiople- 4 syllables
    Photograph- 3 syllables
    Expert- 2 syllables
    Extraction- 3 syllables
    Conviction- 3 syllables
    Transportation- 4 syllables
    Suspicous- 3 syllables
    Economics- 4 syllables
    Recording- 3 syllables
    Economical- 5 syllables

  2. #2
    Raymott's Avatar
    Raymott is online now VIP Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Academic
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Australia
      • Current Location:
      • Australia
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    20,221
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Word Stress

    Quote Originally Posted by u4n98 View Post
    I was just wondering which syllable is the word stress on in each of these words i am struggling to idenify the answers. i.e first, second, third or forth (if their is one)

    Economy- 4 syllables
    Con stan ti no ple- 4 syllables 5
    Photograph- 3 syllables
    Expert- 2 syllables
    Extraction- 3 syllables
    Conviction- 3 syllables
    Transportation- 4 syllables
    Suspicous- 3 syllables
    Economics- 4 syllables
    Recording- 3 syllables
    Economical- 5 syllables
    Try looking here:
    economy - Pronunciation from www.howjsay.com

  3. #3
    M.Mozaffary is offline Junior Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • Persian
      • Home Country:
      • Iran
      • Current Location:
      • Iran
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Posts
    71
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: Word Stress

    Quote Originally Posted by u4n98 View Post
    I was just wondering which syllable is the word stress on in each of these words i am struggling to idenify the answers. i.e first, second, third or forth (if their is one)

    Economy- 4 syllables
    Constantiople- 4 syllables
    Photograph- 3 syllables
    Expert- 2 syllables
    Extraction- 3 syllables
    Conviction- 3 syllables
    Transportation- 4 syllables
    Suspicous- 3 syllables
    Economics- 4 syllables
    Recording- 3 syllables
    Economical- 5 syllables
    check it out
    http://www.usingenglish.com/forum/pr...ng-system.html

    Sam

Similar Threads

  1. The meaning with no word . . .
    By ScaryEders in forum General Language Discussions
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 06-May-2009, 08:15
  2. Whats the word to describe an unncessary word??
    By Unregistered in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-May-2008, 21:10
  3. word/ the word came that
    By joham in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 30-Apr-2008, 11:17
  4. word stress in english
    By zmimar in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 28-Aug-2007, 22:48
  5. Word Checker 1 - The Dolch basic word list
    By Tdol in forum UsingEnglish.com Content
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 19-Apr-2004, 16:30

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •