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Accent Marks Resources

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How to Use Accent Marks in Spanish Written by tutor Sheri F. There are two reasons why written accent marks (also known as tildes) are used in Spanish. 1. To demonstrate which syllable is stressed (por ejemplo: sábado, Dámelo) 2. To differentiate two words that have the same exact spelling (por ejemplo: mi y mí) 1. Stress A. Constants and Vowels When a word in Spanish... read more