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Publisher: London : Arnold, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

Accents and dialects are undergoing small variations over time. This work presents one of few surveys of this phonological variation and change in urban accents across Great Britain and Ireland. It  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 0340706082 9780340706084
OCLC Number: 174461572
Description: XIII, 312 Seiten : Karten, Diagramme
Contents: The international phonetic alphabet Urban voices - overview Patterns of variation and change in three Newcastle vowels: is this dialect levelling? Derby and Newcastle: instrumental phonetics and variationist studies Sheffield dialect in the 1990s: revisiting the concept of NORMs West Wirral: norms, self-reports and usage Sandwell, West Midlands: ambiguous perspectives on gender patterns and models of change Norwich endogenous and exogenous linguistic change Dialect levelling: change and continuity in Milton Keynes, Reading and Hull South East London English: discrete versus continuous modelling of consonantal reduction Cardiff a real-time study of glottalization Glasgow accent and voice quality Edinburgh: descriptive material Standard English in Edinburgh and Glasgow: the Scottish Vowel Length Rule revealed (London)Derry: between Ulster and local speech - class, ethnicity and language change Dublin English: current changes and their motivation.
Responsibility: ed. Paul Foulkes .̤


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