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Synonyms for syllabify

divide into syllables

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With the items 5, 7, 8 and 9 on the survey form, it was aimed to determine whether preschool children have visual sensitivity to letters and words (Item 5), whether they try to read (Items 7 and 8), and whether they are able to syllabify short words they frequently come across (Item 9).
With the Item 9, it was aimed to determine whether students are able to syllabify short words before schooling.
Likewise, they are also able to syllabify the names or other words that they read and write with a natural pronunciation.
One might well ask whether an awareness of how words syllabify has any practical relevance to singing.
The word does not obviously syllabify as Halb-insel unless the component words are recognized.
French dictionaries generally syllabify neither headwords nor IPA transcriptions (when given), for a number of reasons, one of which is the dual systems involved in familier/soutenu.
Certainly it is important to be able to syllabify correctly any polysyllabic word, in order to determine exactly where juncture occurs.