The regional accents of English speakers show great variation across the areas
where English ... Some regional accents, such as Pennsylvania Dutch English,
are easily identified by certain character...
With countless accents shaped by thousands of years of history, there are few
English-speaking nations with as many varieties of language in such a small
space. ... in rural Yorkshire, although there are some unique dialect features
there that ...
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Jun 17, 2014 ... Siobhan Thompson performs a tour of the accents of the British Isles - and ... Engl
. accents but had NO IDEA there WAS such thing as a Norfolk, ...
Welsh is clearly a distinct language (it is not intelligible, to speakers of any ... The
lexis of dialects is perhaps their most conspicuous feature for listeners and ... of
spoken English, we have good evidence that such prejudice exists - so there is ...
The reference accent of England, the standard in pronunciation if you like, ... with
more speakers of a Celtic language than any other such country, the English of
the ... There are also some retentions from more conservative varieties of English
... is a distinct variety of English brought over from Lowland and Western Scotland
A well-known difference in British accents is the distinction between speakers in
the north and south. Those in the north generally pronounce words such as bath
Most people vary their accent depending on who they are speaking with. ... When
groups become distinct, the way they speak becomes distinct too. ... taught to non
-native speakers of English are high prestige accents from various places. ... As
there are so many accents of English, it is fortunate that we have such an old ...
Australian English is a unique dialect which evolved from a mixture of sources ...
has characteristic linguistic features which set it apart from English dialects
elsewhere. ... There are hundreds of other languages spoken by people in
Australia ... is distinct from other varieties of English spoken around the world,
such as in the ...
The submergence of the various British Celtic languages (of which Welsh is the
only ... areas of Great Britain, there are more dialects of English in Britain than in
America, .... Recently, New York has given American English such terms as:
Yuppie ..... There were, however, certain features that remained isolated and
unique to ...
With countless accents shaped by thousands of years of history, there are few E...
... English-speaking nations with as many varieties of language in such a small ...
in rural Yorkshire, although there are some unique dialect features there that I ...