What is another word for acute accent?

25 synonyms found


[ ɐkjˈuːt ˈaksənt], [ ɐkjˈuːt ˈaksənt], [ ɐ_k_j_ˈuː_t ˈa_k_s_ə_n_t]

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How to use "Acute accent" in context?

Acute accent is a type of accent that is TYPED, pronounced slowly, and has a more pronounced pitch than a normal accent. It is commonly found in England and Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and a few other places. Acute accent can also be found in parts of India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia and Philippines. It is usually associated with working-class people and is often used in speech to show a speaker's origins.

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