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Regional accents of English

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There is considerable variation within the accents of English across England. Two main sets of accents are spoken in the West Country: ...

Where in England is your accent from? This app can tell you ...

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Jan 11, 2016 ... England has always been teeming with different dialects and ... are trying to pinpoint where in the country your accent would most fit in.

UK accents: it's not what you say, it's how you say it | British Council

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What do listeners hear when you speak in a particular accent? Accent and dialect coaches Sarah Shepherd and Helen Ashton explain. Accents define us the ...

How well do YOU know your British accents? | Daily Mail Online

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Feb 8, 2016 ... Take this test to reveal if you can identify popular British accents and slang ... It features of 15 of the 56 accents across the UK and Ireland ...

Types of British accents in the UK - OTUK

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To speak of the British accent, in most parts of the world, means to speak of an extremely formal type of English known as Received Pronunciation (RP) or “The  ...

Why does England have so many accents? - Quora

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The reason for this is that it is faster to spread an accent (let's call it a dialect) by moving people than it is to generate new dialects. England is where...

Is it pretentious to study in England for 3 years and come back with ...

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In movies, the 'English' accent' is not in fact a typical English accent it is a ' received accent', and more common in the English Upper Class who went to pr...

English Dialects app guesses where YOUR accent is from | Daily ...

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Jan 11, 2016 ... The app tries to predict a user's regional accent based on their pronunciation ... In 313 localities across England, they documented accents and ...

What type of accent does the Peppa Pig family have? : england

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May 11, 2014 ... I am an American, and my daughter loves Peppa Pig. I know English accents are very particularized based on geography and class. What type ...

English Dialects app tries to guess your regional accent

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Jan 11, 2016 ... A new app which tries to guess your regional accent based on your ... In 313 localities across England, they documented accents and dialects ...

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British Accents and Dialects | Dialect Blog

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Received Pronunciation is the closest to a “standard accent” that has ever existed in the UK. Although it originally derives from London English, it is non-regional ...

English accents - British Library

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Learn about English accents in the UK. ... A well-known difference in British accents is the distinction between speakers in the north and south. Those in the ...

Accents and dialects of the UK - British Library

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Listen to the accent and dialect for Gloucester, England.