tourbillion: M-W's Word of the Day

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Message 21420 · 3 Jun 2000 08:19:22 · Fixed-width font · Whole thread

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mike

would you believe.... emphasis?

to my ear, the english PAR-iss emphasizes the first syllable while the french
pa-REE emphasizes the second. how would you describe the difference between
TOUR-bee-yohne, tour-BEE-yohne, and tour-bee-YOHNE?

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