The regional accents of English speakers show great variation across the areas
where English .... There is considerable variation within the accents of English
across England. Two main .... The Unit...
Jan 9, 2012 ... At the time of the American Revolution, Americans and British people spoke the
same. It was the British accent that later diverged.
Jan 17, 2012 ... By the time we had recordings of both Americans and Brits some three ... Island
sounding like an uncorrupted Elizabethan-era English accent have .... Very sorry
to correct you, but it does sound that way to American ears.
Aug 18, 2009 ... I mean, shouldn't it be that Americans have an accent and English people have
no accent? After all, English IS from England. I'm just ...
Jun 16, 2014 ... Where do accents and dialects come from? ... the USA was settled by people
fleeing prosecution from the British, why don't we (in present day) ...
Jun 22, 2012 ... But where exactly do accents come from in the first place? How do ... Do other
British people have problems identifying your accent? Because ...
Nov 28, 2010 ... Why do people in different areas speak differently? Where ... A good way to think
about why we have dialects and accents is if you don't think about a .... The sun
never sets on the British Empire was an axiom with a corollary:.
An quick overview of the accents and dialects of the British Isles. ... every day but
I do not understand many dialects and people from those places have to speak ...
Jun 13, 2011 ... At what point did the American and British accents diverge? ... The only people I
can think of who might have raising of /æ/ in all environments are those in the
NCVS ... But what other people want to do or say is their business.
Oct 17, 2014 ... It's often said that the biggest difference between a British accent and ... Why do
people sound American when they sing in English? ... After all, singers such as
Lily Allen have no problem sounding like a Brit on their records.