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syllable stress with these prefixes. The bold syllables are stressed.
If the words are in red, the prefix is stressed. You will notice that
this is not as common as having the stress on a different syllable.
However, you can see that each prefix has a pattern.
||not, in, into
||impractical, impose, important, impatient, impeach, immune, immediate
||irrelevant, irrational, irregular, irresponsible
nonstick, nonstop, nonprofit, nonfat, nonfiction*
||prepare, prefer, predetermine, present, prescribe
preference, prelude, premise, prejudice, preface, pregnancy
||report, republican, reorganize, repeat, repel, replace, relate
transportation*, transcript, transit, transfer, translate, transplant**
||unknown, unable, unbroken, uncertain, unconditional, unlawful, unpaid
||underway, underwater, undertake, understand
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