English Sentence:

The emphasis is not on the first syllable of the word.

German Translation:

Die Betonung liegt nicht auf der ersten Silbe des Wortes.

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Words used:

die

1. the (nominative feminine singular) 2. the (accusative feminine singular) 3. the (plural form of definite article) 4. who 5. which 6. these

Here: the (nominative feminine singular)

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die Betonung   (Pl: Betonungen)

stress, emphasis (linguistics)

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liegen

1. to lie (on the floor) 2. to be located 3. to be due to sth 4. to be down to sb/sth

Here: to be located

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nicht

not

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auf

1. at, in, to, on 2. open (adj)

Here: at, in, to, on

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der

1. the (nominative masculine singular) 2. the (genitive and dative feminine singular) 3. the (genitive plural) 4. who 5. which 6. that one, this one

Here: the (genitive and dative feminine singular)

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erst

1. first 2. not until 3. as recently as 4. only

Here: first

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die Silbe   (Pl: Silben)

syllable

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des

1. of the (genitive masculine singular) 2. of the (genitive neuter singular)

Here: of the (genitive neuter singular)

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das Wort   (Pl: Wörter)

word

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