While the third syllable is in preparation, the band begins a nautical medley--"All in the Downs," "Cease Rude Boreas," "Rule Britannia," "In the Bay of Biscay O
The music rises up to the wildest pitch of stormy excitement, and the third syllable is concluded.
The three syllables of this charade were to be depicted in pantomime, and the performance took place in the following wise:
You set off with the mother and you return with the son," he said, articulating each syllable
, as though each were a separate favor he was bestowing.
Nor is it necessary: for, before a syllable
occurred to him, Dolly Varden came running into the room, in tears, threw herself on Joe's breast without a word of explanation, and clasped her white arms round his neck.
Bounderby, with his hands in his pockets, walked in impatient mortification up and down at the side of the long dining-table, while the spectators greedily took in every syllable
These papers are delivered to a set of artists, very dexterous in finding out the mysterious meanings of words, syllables
, and letters: for instance, they can discover a close stool, to signify a privy council; a flock of geese, a senate; a lame dog, an invader; the plague, a standing army; a buzzard, a prime minister; the gout, a high priest; a gibbet, a secretary of state; a chamber pot, a committee of grandees; a sieve, a court lady; a broom, a revolution; a mouse-trap, an employment; a bottomless pit, a treasury; a sink, a court; a cap and bells, a favourite; a broken reed, a court of justice; an empty tun, a general; a running sore, the administration.
Accent means that you rest longer on some syllables, and say them louder than others.
But there might also be as many unaccented syllables as the poet liked.
It may be necessary to observe, lest there should appear any incongruity in the close of this soliloquy, that Mr Swiveller did not wind up with a cheerful hilarious laugh, which would have been undoubtedly at variance with his solemn reflections, but that, being in a theatrical mood, he merely achieved that performance which is designated in melodramas 'laughing like a fiend,'--for it seems that your fiends always laugh in syllables
, and always in three syllables
, never more nor less, which is a remarkable property in such gentry, and one worthy of remembrance.
The primary stress in Livonian is on the first syllable
of a word.
Just as sixteenth notes must be played more rapidly than eighths, so the two unaccented syllables
of the anapest must be read more rapidly than would be a single unaccented syllable
A syllabic number is a number name in which its syllable
count is the first number in the series of all syllable
Prof Mennen added: "Welsh speakers may be aware that the stress in most Welsh words lies in the last but one syllable
- and learners may be told this - but what Welsh speakers may not realise is that the way the language creates that stress is totally different to the way the English language places emphasis on a syllable
Klonn-Pad has the rules of syllable
, Line (Wak), Baat, Bot and relational rule of syllable
in each Wak .