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 ...
'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 sharing a
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 ...
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 ...
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
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 ...
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
If there is indeed such a variety of English, what are its main identifying
characteristics? ... Arabic gave rise to the various regional dialects in North Africa
and the ... Each of the new Englishes has distinct characteristics, as well as
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 ...