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absolute notion accentual rhythm achromatic lens adjective backshift Bolinger Boraxo branches citation form clash complete utterance compound constituent context contour separation contrast cutoff point cylindro cylindroid dactyls David Abercrombie deaccented dendritic crystal derivational morphology difference effect English example extra accents extra length extrametricality favor final syllable full and reduced full syllable full vowels good-looking lifeguard gradable hypocoristic instances intonational isochrony Kenyon and Knott lables lengthening rule less lexical lexically stressed long syllable LP's main stress major prominence manatee meaning Merriam Third metrical grid monobeats monosyllables non-reduction noun occur option pattern phonetic phonological phrase pitch turn predict pretonic primary pronunciation prosody reduced vowels rightward Salvation Army Schane second syllable secondary Selkirk semantic sentence sequence short syllables shwa speaker speech spelling stress mark strong structure successive accents suffix syllabic consonants syllabic rhythm syllable containing syllable-timed tion trochees unstressed versus weight words ending