Spoken English shows great variation across regions where it is the predominant
language. ... Some, such as Pennsylvania Dutch English, are easily identified by
key ... such as Bolton, Oldham and Sa...
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 ...
May 17, 2013 ... 'The UK has a huge variety of distinct regional accents. ... The UK has a
population of around 65 million, most of whom speak English as part of their daily
life. For such a small, densely populated land mass full of people ...
Aug 14, 2012 ... A couple of things make American pronunciation distinct from British, notably ...
There is greater variety of dialects in Great Britain because the ... This is one of
the more distinctive elements of American English as get is such a ...
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 ...
Learn about English dialects in Scotland. ... Accents and Dialects of Scotland ...
and it has left its mark on the English spoken there and in other parts of the
country. ... The variety of speech we might recognise as educated Scottish
English ... years as to whether Scots constitutes a dialect or a distinct language in
its own right.
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
vocabulary”, while “ACCENT, on the other hand, will refer to varieties of ... ancient
very distinct non-standard morpho-syntax of Northumbrian English, Scots and ...
linguists, however, would deny that there are such things as varieties of ...
In this section we'll look at various English accents and how they differ from one
... Within England there are many identifiable regional accents, probably more
than ... such as Chicago, Detroit, Cleveland, and Rochester, and distinct from GA
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become distinct from other Englishes such as British, American or Australian ...
who speak English and those who retain Afrikaans as their first language of
choice. ..... In such accents it does not occur post-vocalically (as in beard, war,