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Pronunciation of Emphases: Learn how to pronounce Emphases in English correctly

Learn how to say Emphases correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word emphasis:

noun (plural emphases /-siːz/)
[mass noun]
1special importance, value, or prominence given to something:
they placed great emphasis on the individual’s freedom
[count noun]:
different emphases and viewpoints
2stress given to a word or words when speaking to indicate particular importance:
inflection and emphasis can change the meaning of what is said
vigour or intensity of expression:
he spoke with emphasis and with complete conviction
Origin:
late 16th century: via Latin from Greek, originally ‘appearance, show’, later denoting a figure of speech in which more is implied than is said (the original sense in English), from emphainein ‘exhibit’, from em- ‘in, within’ + phainein ‘to show’