Pronouncing Compound Words
How to pronounce compound words?Compound words are words formed from two other words. They may have two syllables, like "bathtub", or three syllables, like "butterfly".
When pronouncing compound words, the accent is on the first syllable the majority of the time. But, because English is English, there are exceptions, usually in compound words starting with a preposition.
All of these words are pronounced with the stress (the louder part) on the first syllable.
outSIDE (or OUTside, both are correct, the same for inSIDE or INside).
When you are speaking, be careful of your pronunciation of common compound words!