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    Exclamation I have question about word stress!!!

    Hi There,
    Can any native english teacher would like to help me that where does the primary stress fall on the following words: happy, enthusiastic, personal, personnel, radio, building, parade, lamp, basement, ballgame, tremendous, boring, yellow, paper

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    Re: I have question about word stress!!!

    HAppy
    enTHUsiastic
    PERsonal
    perSONnel
    RAdio
    BUILding
    paRADE
    lamp <one syllable!>
    BASEment
    BALLgame
    treMENdous
    BORing
    YEllow
    PAper

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    Re: I have question about word stress!!!

    Thanks for that,the word government confuses me

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    Re: I have question about word stress!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by englishlover007 View Post
    Thanks for that,the word government confuses me
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