From Hull AWE
The word accent has several meanings even in phonetics (and more, in other areas of knowledge).
- For the way in which different speakers sound, see Accent and dialect.
- For the written marks, see written accent
- - and for a note on using these accents in computer texts, see Typing accents.
- For the phenomenon in pronunciation where one unit is made stronger, see stress.
- For how the word accent itself is stressed, see accent (pronunciation)