Apostrophe ( ‘ ) signifies a letter under stress. Note that unstressed letter О has a sound of А. Stresses are shown as a temporary aid so that the correct tone is observed when reading.
Listen to the audio recording and read the words out loud observing the correct tone. Repeat 5 times or until memorised.
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– stress on the first and only syllable
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– stress on the first syllable with tone down at the end of the word