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How we talk : American regional English today

Author: Allan A Metcalf
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin ; Norwood, Ma. : Distributed by Xrefer.com, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explicates the key features that make American speech so expressive and distinct.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: How we talk.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©2000
(DLC) 12109554
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Allan A Metcalf
ISBN: 9781849722018 1849722013
OCLC Number: 436847602
Notes: Includes indexes.
Title from title screen (viewed June 20, 2007).
Includes graphical cross-reference mapper.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 206 pages) : illustrations, maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The South --
The Upper South or South Midlands --
The North --
New England --
New York City and the Mid-Atlantic --
The Inland North --
The West --
The Mountain West --
The Far West and Beyond --
American Ethnic --
In the Movies --
Dialects 2100.
Responsibility: Allan Metcalf.
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Explicates the key features that make American speech so expressive and distinct.

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