Word Stress in Sentences Formal

Schwa with R Sounds: Formal Word Stress in Sentences

As you repeat the following sentences, practice the main techniques of word stress:

stress important words
reduce small words
speak in phrases and pause between phrases
let words flow together

Use the video to listen and repeat.
Consumer Profiles

1. Our manager has created several consumer profiles.
2. She divides juniors into two categories.*
3. Some are so superior with computers that they could be hackers.
4. Some have minor computer experience and are training to become workers in different fields.
5. She believes that juniors are particularly drawn to empowerment products.
6. She also divides seniors into two categories.
7. Some prefer very standard products with familiar tools.
8. Others want to pay top dollar for the latest products.

*notice that the ending –ory has a long O sound
750 Business WordsSchwa with R Main Page
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