Syllables and Word Stress - English Pronunciation Lesson


Hi, I'm Mikey.

Welcome to Oxford Online English!

In this lesson, you can learn about syllables and stress in English.

Do you know what stress means?

It's one of the most important pronunciation points in English.

When you speak English, do other people find it difficult to understand what you're saying?

If so, you might not be using stress correctly.

Pronouncing words with the correct stress can make a big difference to your English: your English will immediately sound clearer and more natural.

You'll learn all about stress in this lesson, but first, we need to talk about syllables.

Listen to four words: fast person beautiful information