Pronunciation "Nouns vs. Verbs"
It's indispensable to take into account the stress pattern in some words according to their context.
The following words have different stress patterns according to their context. So dear guys, Pay attention and practise them.
rEfuse, cOnflict, prEsent, prOgress, increase
refUse, conflict, presEnt, progrEss, increase
What's your name?
I refuse to go.
Disposing of refuse is a problem
The two reports conflict with each other.
There's a conflict here
We all need to be present at the meeting.
This issue presents an enormous problem.
There has been an increase in carbon emissions.
Temperatures are expected to increase.
We are making a lot of progress.
We need to progress at a faster rate.