Icl, that's very good q an one I've pondered
generally nouns, verbs, adjective, adverbs should be stressed . Do you think the rule is correct?
No, Wat, I GET THE FEELIN' IT'S TOO 'GENERAL,' but let's hear from them smarter'n me !!
One objection regarding such punct that has long puzled and intrigued me is its absence in the typical news story [or even Letter 'pon a 'pin page], where ital or bold might've better revealed meaning
Last week I went to the theatre.
Implication, I don't do it much
I had a very good seat.
That is, 'til the usher discovered I had leaked on the floor...
The play was very interesting.
, contrary to Phil's assertion that he had found it boring
....although I sat entranced by the entire exhibition of naked girls
A young man and a young woman were sitting behind me.
, in spite of our recent perspective to the effect that they were doing something else entirely