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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • England

Subjects:

  • English language -- Dialects -- England -- Maps,
  • England -- Languages -- Maps

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-185) and indexes.

StatementClive Upton and J.D.A. Widdowson.
ContributionsWiddowson, J. D. A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE1705 .U68 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 193 p. :
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL797750M
ISBN 100198692749
LC Control Number95033736

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J.D.A. (John) Widdowson is Emeritus Professor of English Language in the University of Sheffield, where he was until recently Director of the National Centre for English Cultural Tradition. He has been associated with SED for some forty years, and was co-editor of the Survey’s Linguistic Atlas of England and co-author of its Dictionary and Grammar (both Routledge publication).   DOI link for An Atlas of English Dialects. An Atlas of English Dialects book. Region and Dialect. An Atlas of English Dialects. DOI link for An Atlas of English Dialects. An Atlas of English Dialects book. Region and Dialect. By Clive Upton, J.D.A Widdowson. Edition 1st Edition. First Published Cited by: 6. Based on findings of the Survey of English Dialects at Sheffield University, this book presents the results of an extensive survey into dialect in the twentieth century. Differences in vocabulary between regions have always interested general readers as well as academics and this book has beenwritten in a style that is accessible and to the non-specialist, as well as providing useful material. Written in a style that is accessible and to the non-specialist, this book presents the findings of the Survey of English Dialects at Sheffield University. An introductory essay sets the work in context, both historically and linguistically. The 90 maps are divided into 3 groups, lexical (the largest section), phonological, and grammatical.

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The Atlas of North American English provides the first overall view of the pronunciation and vowel systems of the dialects of the U.S. and Canada. The Atlas re-defines the regional dialects of American English on the basis of sound changes active in the s and .   Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. An atlas of English dialects Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This : ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Based on: Survey of English dialects. Description: v, pages: maps ; 23 cm. Based on the Survey of English Dialects - the most extensive record of English regional speech - the Atlas is a fascinating and informative guide to the diversity of the English Language in England. Product Identifiers: Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd, Routledge: ISBN ISBN eBay Product ID (ePID)