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According to Fundéu, this has changed some time ago, and now it is always correct and recommended to write "solo" without accent. An accent is allowed if "solo" means "only" and there is a risk of ambiguity with the other meaning "alone": Ha montado solo la mesa which can mean "he has built only the table" ...


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"i" is considered to be a weak vowel in Spanish, and "e" is considered a strong vowel. When a weak and a strong vowel in Spanish combines, they form a diphthong. As such, "ei" in "reir" would be treated as one sylable, and thus, "reir" would be one syllable long and the rule that "word ends in consonant =...


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