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English Dialects: Regional Accents of English, British English, Australian English, Canadian English, American English, New Zealand Engl

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Published August 31st 2011
ISBN : 9781157656135
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108 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 107. Chapters: Regional accents of English, British English, Australian English, Canadian English, AmericanMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 107. Chapters: Regional accents of English, British English, Australian English, Canadian English, American English, New Zealand English, Newfoundland English, South African English, Hiberno-English, Jamaican English, Yeshivish, English in the Commonwealth of Nations, British and Malaysian English differences, African American Vernacular English, Singapore English, Philippine English, Mid Ulster English, Sri Lankan English, Rhotic and non-rhotic accents, English-language vowel changes before historic r, Scottish English, Hong Kong English, Quebec English, Non-native pronunciations of English, Ugandan English, List of dialects of the English language, Rastafarian vocabulary, Pakistani English, Australian Aboriginal English, L-vocalization, Namlish, Burmese English, Caribbean English, Channel Island English, Liberian English, Pennsylvania Dutch English, Bermudian English, Hinglish, Bahamian English, Siculish, Malawian English, Falkland Islands English, Seaspeak, Nottinghamshire words, English in Barbados, Cameroon English, Corporate jargon, High tider, Turks and Caicos Islands dialect, British Black English, Sudanese English, Nigerian Standard English. Excerpt: Canadian English (CanE, CE, en-CA) is the variety of English spoken in Canada. English is the first language, or mother tongue, of approximately 24 million Canadians (77%), and more than 28 million (86%) are fluent in the language. 82% of Canadians outside Quebec speak English natively, but within Quebec the figure drops to just 11% as most are native speakers of Canadian French. Canadian English contains elements of British English and American English in its vocabulary, as well as many distinctive Canadianisms. In many areas, speech is influenced by French, and there are notable local variations. Canada has very little dialect diversity compared to the United States. T...