Mark the letter A, B, C, or D to indicate the word that from the other three in the position of the primary stress in each of the following questions
Choose the word that reform from the other three in the position of the primary stress: private, protect, protect,, regard
Correct answer: A
A. private /ˈpraɪvət/
B. protect /prəˈtekt/
C. reform /rɪˈfɔːm/
D. regards /rɪˈɡɑːd/
=> Option A has the stress on syllable 1 which is different from the other options whose stress falls on syllable 2.