emphasis : 指尽力突出的重要性或重点。
- I think we should put as much emphasis on preventing disease as we do on curing it.
- Schools here put/place/lay great emphasis on written work and grammar.
stress : 常可与emphasis换用，但侧重指迫不及待地强调或坚持。
- During his speech, he laid particular stress on the freedom of the press.