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What is Prosody?


Question: What is Prosody?
Answer: Prosody is a technical term used in linguistics and poetry to describe the patterns, rhythms or meters of a language. Prosody can refer to the rules for the pronunciation of a language as well as its versification. Correct pronunciation of words includes enunciation, as well as proper accenting and making sure each syllable has its required length.

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