Click on the”video” to repeat the words or phrases after the instructor. Practicing the words will help you understand the rules and gain further improvements. The following words with the Short E sound have stress on the 1st syllable.
Words with stress on the 2nd syllable: convention, conventional, credential, intelligence, reception, relentless, against, effectiveness, eliminate, perception, phenomenon, reflection, extent, extend, professional, encouragement, especially, protection, respective, potential, competitive, progressive, intensive, enhance.
Words with stress on the 3rd syllable: independence, independent, entertainment, meditation.
Phrase with stress on the 1st and 3rd syllables: step-by-step