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New PDF release: English Accents and Dialects: An Introduction to Social and

By Arthur Hughes,Peter Trudgill,Dominic Watt

ISBN-10: 1138128309

ISBN-13: 9781138128309

ISBN-10: 1444121383

ISBN-13: 9781444121384

English Accents and Dialects is an important advisor to modern social and neighborhood kinds of English spoken within the British Isles at the present time. including useful overviews of various local accents and dialects, this 5th variation provides a special description of key positive aspects of acquired Pronounciation (RP) in addition to numerous significant non-standard types of English.

Key features:



  • main nearby changes are via a survey of speech in over 20 parts of the united kingdom and eire, audio samples of that are on hand to obtain at www.routledge.com/cw/hughes

  • recent findings on London English, Aberdeen English and Liverpool English

  • contains new entries on Hull, Manchester, Carlisle, Middlesbrough, Southampton, London West Indian, Lancashire and the Shetlands

  • additional workouts with solutions on-line accompany the recent types

  • clear maps all through for locating particular accents and dialects.

This mix of reference handbook and sensible advisor makes this 5th version of English Accents and Dialects a hugely resource offering a entire and modern insurance of speech within the united kingdom and eire today.

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