Sentence Stress in English Pronunciation


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

Stress is very important for your English pronunciation.

There are many different types of stress in English, and stress is used in many different ways.

But wait a minute, what is stress?

Stress means that you pronounce some syllables more strongly than others.

'More strongly' means you pronounce these syllables more loudly, more clearly, and more slowly.

Pronouncing sentence stress correctly will make a big difference to your English pronunciation.

You'll immediately sound clearer and more natural when you speak English.