Noun and verb syllable stress

Some nouns and verbs have the same form in English. For example: She set an Olympic record. (noun) She’s recording her new song in the studios. (verb) However, the pronunciation (i.e. syllable stress) is different. Where “record” is used as a noun, the stress is on the first syllable: RE-cord (where “re” is the same … Continue reading Noun and verb syllable stress