Results for: Syllable

What are syllables?

Syllables are the beats that compose a word when you speak it. For instance, the word "syllable" is spoken in three: syl-la-ble.
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What are the syllables for couldn't?

The word "couldn't" is 1 syllable.   This word is tricky. It has two vowel sounds, however only 1 of  those sounds (ou) corresponds to the written vowels "ou". The sound (MORE)

Which syllable is the accented syllable in angiography?

The third syllable (ogg, ahh) is properly stressed, as (ann-jee-OGG-ruh-fee) or (ann-jee-AHH-gruh-fee). *Splitting the gr, while correct, does not occur naturally in English (MORE)

Which syllable is the stressed syllable in present?

Which syllable is stressed in the word present will distinguish its meaning and the vowel pronunciation as well. When you stress the first syllable the E in the pre- prefix (MORE)

Where do you get syllables?

In words. For example: there are 3 syllables in the word  SYLLABLE.   SILL LA BULL.   COM PU TER = 3 syllables   PEN CIL = 2 syllables   They are like notes i (MORE)