put a great deal of emphasis on the word X

Discussion in 'French-English Vocabulary / Vocabulaire Français-Anglais' started by buttle, Aug 13, 2007.

  1. buttle Senior Member

    Nice (French Riviera)
    France French
    What does "she put a great deal of emphasis on the word"xx" " really mean ?? I think it means that she emphasizes on a certain word but do i really get it all right ? thank you
     
  2. FRENFR

    FRENFR Senior Member

    Europe
    English
    Well, yes! What you said you thought it meant, is what the sentence was anyway ;)

    To exaggerate a word, make it stronger etc...
     
  3. buttle Senior Member

    Nice (French Riviera)
    France French
    thank you again you are definetely helpful
     
  4. david314

    david314 Senior Member

    Clayton, Missouri
    American English
    How would we say this in French, please? :confused:
     
  5. wildan1

    wildan1 Moderando ma non troppo (French-English, CC Mod)

    elle a beaucoup souligné le mot...

    elle a vraiment mis l'accent sur le mot...
     

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