Stress Marker

Prosodically prominant syllables may be coded for primary or secondary stress. Primary stress is transcribed using a superior vertical stroke (0x2C8) preceding the syllable. Secondary stress is transcribed using an inferior vertical stroke (0x2CC) preceding the syllable.

Table 1. Some Examples
Orthography Transcription
cake ˈkeɪk
revoke ɹəˈvoʊk
epiglottis ˈɛpɪˌɡlɑɾɪs