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    Question Stress Shift

    I want you to clarify the notion of stress shift in words ending with the suffix-ment: the verb : AD vertise
    the noun : ad VER tisement

    why the stress shifts here although it is the suffix ment which normally does nt affect the stress position?

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    Re: Stress Shift

    Have a look here page 198.

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