Choose the word that has the main stress placed differently from that of the others
Choose the word that has the main stress placed differently from that of the others: smartphones, newspapers, magazines, messages
Knowledge: Word stress with 2, 3 syllables
A. smartphones /ˈsmɑːtfəʊnz/
B. newspapers /ˈnjuːzpeɪpə(r)z/
C. magazines /ˌmæɡəˈziːnz/
D. messages /ˈmesɪdʒɪz/
Answer C has the stress on the 3rd syllable, the rest on the 1st syllable.