Language and Region, Paperback Book


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
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  • Category: Dialect, slang & jargon
  • ISBN: 9780415366014



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