Stress and pausing exercise

Stress and pausing exercise

Listen to this extract from a talk about the impact of digital cameras. As you listen, pay attention to the stress and pausing the speaker uses. Keeping your speed under control, stressing key words, and pausing around word groups are techniques that help your listener understand your presentation.
Click on the words which are stressed

, / digital cameras are used / for more than / of photographs taken. // , / of those pictures / go any further / than the / of a personal computer. // People simply / many of their digital photos. // Instead of arranging pictures in an / or in an old , // they some to friends / or them on a site. //

What will remain / to show generations? // Well, / a digital file / for the , / or the next years, / is going to take of hard work. // Computers can , / and mechanisms tend to become rapidly. // It’s easy to find examples / from the past years: // , / , / and disks / are no longer used. // , / formats / do always recognize / formats. //

We may think we’re / because we our photo files / on . // But , / the of a CD / with a CD burner at / be / as little as years. // , / photographic // can last up to years.