final, first, last, middle, second, third, etc. | accented, stressed, strong, tonic | unstressed, weak
VERB + SYLLABLE
consist of, contain, have
words that have three or more syllables
| pronounce | put the accent/stress on, stress
Put the stress on the second syllable.
| split a word into
She split the word up into syllables so that he could have a go at spelling it.
stress falls/is on a syllable
Normally, the stress falls on the first syllable of a word.
| a word of one, two, etc. syllables
You'll have to spell it out to him, using words of one syllable (= explain it in simple language).
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