Double Vowel Sounds
These words have stress on the 1st syllable.
|Oi||Ou and Ow|
|*This is an idiom that means to appease the person in authority or to do extra things to make the person in authority happy.|
** This is an idiom that can be an adjective or a verb. As an adjective, stress the 1st syllable. As a verb, stress the 2nd syllable.
Example: I feel very burnt out. If you work here, try not to burn out.
Words with stress on the 2nd syllable: avoid and account
Stress the 3rd syllable: employee
|750 Business Words||Oi, Ou, Ow, Main Page|
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