Language and Region Paperback
Part of the Intertext series
Language and Region: * provides an accessible guide to regional variation in English * covers topical issues including loss of regional diversity and attitudes to regional accents and dialects * examines the use of dialect in media, advertising and the tourist industry * outlines the main linguistic characteristics of regional accents and dialects in terms of regional pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar.
Affording hands-on practical experience of textual analysis, this book is essential reading for students of English language studies.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 128 pages, 2 black & white halftones, 2 black & white line drawings
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 23/01/2006
- Category: Dialect, slang & jargon
- ISBN: 9780415366014