guess the stressed syllable

This exercise tests how well you intuitively understand which syllable to stress in multi-syllable words.

about the word stress test

This page is a part of Accent Hero’s test for the knowledge of word stress patterns in american english. This test helps students of foreign languages to evaluate their individual pronunciation skills in american english.

If after finishing the test, you don’t know what to do next to improve your american english pronunciation, we recommend reviewing proposed lessons in the lessons tab.

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