well have your questions been answered?
is confirmed that ‘photo’ is spelt with ‘ph’, not ‘f’. It is suggested
that ‘photo’ is the informal equivalent of ‘photograph’, although
this is not explicitly stated.
have also learned that ‘photograph’ can be used as a verb and that
it has the same word stress as the noun. ( / ' / means that the
following syllable is stressed in the pronunciation guide for each
know that ‘photograph’ collocates with ‘take’ and not ‘make’.
You know that ‘photographer’ is pronounced differently and describes
someone who is professional, first and foremost.
know something about the genre of photography and that an adjectival
form is possible with the addition of the suffix –ic. You
also know how to pronounce the adjectival form.
have had all of this confirmed and it has taken you not more than
a minute to read the dictionary entry. How much wiser you are than
if you had used a bilingual dictionary!