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ERIC Number: EJ392268
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Strategies for the Prediction of English Word Stress.
Baptista, Barbara O.
IRAL, v27 n1 p1-14 Feb 1989
An analysis of Brazilian learners' errors in English word stress revealed a difficulty hierarchy of stress pattern rules and six stress prediction strategies: (1) cognate stress patterns; (2) predominant stress patterns of English; (3) initial vowels and consonants; (4) verbs with a tense vowel in the final syllable; (5) tertiary stress; and (6) derivatives. (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Brazil