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American tongues

Author: Louis Alvarez; Andrew Kolker; Center for New American Media,
Publisher: New York, NY : Center for New American Media, 1987.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This Peabody Award-winning look at American accents and their social implications is both a proven crowd-pleaser and a unique window on the way we judge people by the way they talk. American Tongues goes to the streets and the countryside to listen to American English in all its diversity and color.
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Genre/Form: Educational films
Additional Physical Format: Original version:
(OCoLC)61257427
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Louis Alvarez; Andrew Kolker; Center for New American Media,
OCLC Number: 945370316
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed February 01, 2016).
Performer(s): Narrated by Trey Wilson.
Description: 1 online resource (56 min.)
Responsibility: a videotape by Andrew Kolker and Louis Alvarez.

Abstract:

This Peabody Award-winning look at American accents and their social implications is both a proven crowd-pleaser and a unique window on the way we judge people by the way they talk. American Tongues goes to the streets and the countryside to listen to American English in all its diversity and color.

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