Translation of stress in isiZulu

stress

Verb

  1. Examples

    • My mother stressed that we had to be home by 10 p.m

      Umama ugcizelele ukuthi kufanele sibe sesisekhaya ngehora leshumi kusihlwa

  2. Language

    Examples

    • Which part of the word should we stress?

      Iyiphi ingxenye yegama ekufanele siyigcizelele?

    put emphasis on the pronunciation of a certain part of a word or of a word in a phrase

Noun

  1. Examples

    • He is feeling a lot of stress because he has so much work to do

      Uzizwa enengcindezi ngoba unomsebenzi omningi

  2. Language

    Examples

    • Sometimes the stress falls on different parts of words

      Kwesinye isikhathi ukugcizelela kuba semalungeni ahlukene amagama

    the emphasis put on the pronunciation of a certain part of a word or of a word in a phrase

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