accent translate English to Polish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "accent" - English-Polish dictionary


noun [C]
PRONUNCIATION B1 the way in which someone pronounces words, influenced by the country or area they come from, or their social class
wymowa, akcent
an American accent a French accentWays of speaking
WRITTEN MARK B2 a mark above a letter to show you how to pronounce it, for example (â) and (é)
WORD EMPHASIS the word or part of a word that you emphasize when you are speaking
In the word 'impossible' the accent is on the second syllable.Ways of speaking
the accent on sth particular importance or attention that you give to something
nacisk na coś
a wonderful menu with the accent on fresh fishStressing and emphasizing
(Definition of accent from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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