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what is a stressed vowel??

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    It's the vowel in the syllable of a word that is pronounced more loudly than the other(s). I'll indicate the stressed syllable in the words below in CAPS. The vowel in that syllable is the stressed vowel.

    in HER ent

    DIF fer ent

    SAD ly

    oc CUR

    If you have specific words you have questions about, please repost.

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