>>This book discusses the phonetic make-up of the teenage speech in the Home Counties in order to verify the status of a putative new variety referred to as > The study compares the findings of a field research carried out by the author in the vicinity of London in 1998/1999 with the data from the Survey of English Dialects obtained half a century earlier. The results of the research show that > should be viewed as a number of distinct accents with some influences of London speech, not a single and definable variety. Contents: Estuary English--SED--Accent variation studies--Sociophonetics--Southern British English-RP-T-glottaling-L-vocalisation.
Joanna Przedlacka has lectured on language and linguistics, including varieties and history of English, sociolinguistics, phonetics and phonology at the English Departments of Warsaw University and Pedagogical University in Warsaw, Poland. She obtained her Ph.D. from the University of Warsaw for her study of teenage speech of the Home Counties.
Descrizione libro Peter Lang Pub Inc, 2002. Paperback. Condizione libro: Brand New. 187 pages. 8.25x6.00x0.50 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria zk082045964X
Descrizione libro Peter Lang Pub Inc, 2002. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX082045964X