Office Vocabulary - Compound Noun Stress - Teachers' Notes
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Business English Pronunciation- Office vocabulary compound nouns stress
Generally, compound nouns which are made up of noun + noun are stressed on the first word or on
both equally, while those made up of adjective + noun are stressed on the second word.
Spare office vocabulary compound nouns for extra practice and to prompt the discussion
Written by Alex Case for UsingEnglish.com © 2008