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The dialect of the west of England

James Jennings

The dialect of the west of England

by James Jennings

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Published by J.R. Smith in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Languages,
  • Dialects,
  • English language

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJennings, James Knight
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE2031 .J52
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 167 p.
    Number of Pages167
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25514406M
    LC Control Number01011180

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    Observations on some of the dialects in the west of England, particularly Somersetshire: with a glossary of words now in use there; and poems and other pieces, exemplifying the dialect. Ed West's books on Medieval England, are very much in the Tuchman tradition, which is not surprising since he is also a journalist. The last of West's books, which I have just read and titled, and Before all That, ably demonstrate Wests genuine talents as writer/5(40).


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English language -- Dialects England Yorkshire Publisher Brighouse: J. Hartley Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of Pages: The term used for the West Saxon ‘standard’ is koiné which derives from Greek and means a common dialect, that is a variety which was used in monastaries in parts of England outside of West Saxony for the purpose of writing.

The dialects of Old English It is common to divide England into four dialect areas for the Old English period. The Yorkshire dialect (also known as Broad Yorkshire, Tyke, Yorkie or Yorkshire English) is an English dialect of Northern England spoken in the English county of Yorkshire.

The dialect has roots in Old English and is influenced by Old Yorkshire Dialect Society exists to promote use of the dialect in both humour and in serious linguistics; there is also an East Riding Dialect ge family: Indo-European. The Babbel School of British Accents takes a look at the dulcet tones and German-inspired patterns of the legendary West Country accent.

Books shelved as dialect: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston, Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh, Blood Red Road by Moira Young, The Sound and. The Sussex dialect is a dialect that was once widely spoken by those living in the historic county of Sussex in southern of the distinctive vocabulary of the Sussex dialect has now died out, although a few words remain in common usage and some individuals still speak with the traditional Sussex accent.

The Sussex dialect is a subset of the Southern English dialect ge family: Indo-European. Abstract:English, like other languages, owns distinctive varieties which enrich the language itself. Dialect is one of the interesting topics which grabs linguists’ attention to analyze.

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The first citation in the OED entry for pitmatic—the language of the miners and pit villages of the north-east of England—is taken from The Times of 21 Augustin which a bewildered writer reports on a visit to a colliery foreman’s office ‘thronged with men talking an unintelligible language known, I was informed, as Pitmatic’.

The confusion felt by this reporter when confronted.There are currently about samples from England, organized into nine regions: Southwest, Southeast, London, East, West Midlands, East Midlands, Yorkshire and Humber, Northwest, and Northeast.

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