Answers to Stress Group Practice

Directions: Apply the Hawaiian Stress Rule to each stress group of the following words.

Example:
   polo.lia (jellyfish) = pòlo.lía

1. ula (spiny lobster) = úla
 
2. kaho.lā
   (humpback whale)
= kàho.láa
 
3. kelo.kokile (crocodile) = kèlo.kokíle
 
4. ‘ou.lana.kana
   (orangutan)
= ‘òu.làna.kána
 
5. hipo.pō.kamu
   (hippopotamus)
= hìpo.pòo.kámu

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