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what is intonation and stress

  • english -

    There are different definitions of intonation at
    http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intonation

    In general, it is a manner of riaing and falling pitch when speaking or chanting, or the ability or inability sing on key.

  • English -

    The word "stress" in this context means how loudly you say each syllable in comparison with the other syllables in the word or sentence.

    in ton A tion -- In that word, the third syllable is "stressed."

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