Dialects of English

Jane Setter, Cathy S.P. Wong, Brian H.S. Chan, "Hong Kong English (Dialects of English)"

Jane Setter, Cathy S.P. Wong, Brian H.S. Chan, "Hong Kong English (Dialects of English)"
Publisher: Edinburgh Univ Pr | 2010 | ISBN: 0748635963/0748635955 | English | PDF | 192 pages | 2.9 Mb

This volume provides an overview of all aspects of Hong Kong English in a style designed for undergraduates and general readers. As a former British colony, Hong Kong used English as the language of government, law and education in the early days of colonial rule. …

Northern and Insular Scots (Dialects of English)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tika12 at Feb. 14, 2008
Northern and Insular Scots (Dialects of English)

Robert McColl Millar “Northern and Insular Scots (Dialects of English) "
Edinburgh University Press (February 15, 2007) | ISBN: 0748623167 | 160 pages | PDF | 1,3 Mb

A Dictionary of Varieties of English  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at May 5, 2014
A Dictionary of Varieties of English

A Dictionary of Varieties of English by Raymond Hickey
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0470656417 | 456 pages | PDF | 7,8 MB

A Dictionary of Varieties of English presents a comprehensive listing of the distinctive dialects and forms of English spoken throughout the contemporary world.

English in America: A Linguistic History [reduced]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Aug. 16, 2016
English in America: A Linguistic History [reduced]

English in America: A Linguistic History
12xHDRip | MP4/AVC, ~301 kb/s | 854x480 | Duration: 05:56:46 | English: AAC, 166 kb/s (2 ch) | + PDF Guide
Size: 1.14 GB | Genre: Linguistic

Think about this: How would you address a group of two or more people? Would your default terminology be: ”you all,” “yous,” ”you lot,” “you guys,” “you’uns,” “yinz,” “you,” “y’all,” or something else? Would that change depending on whom you were talking to or where you were using it? What do you call a long sandwich that contains cold cuts and vegetables? Is it a “sub,” “grinder,” “hoagie,” “hero,” “poor boy,” “bomber,” “Italian sandwich,” or something else? Your answers can provide revealing insights about who you are, where you grew up or live now, and your social, economic, and educational background.

English in America: A Linguistic History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at July 13, 2016
English in America: A Linguistic History

English in America: A Linguistic History
12xHDRip | MP4/AVC, ~1505 kb/s | 1280x720 | Duration: 05:56:47 | English: AAC, 192 kb/s (2 ch) | + PDF Guide
Size: 4.25 GB | Genre: Linguistic

Think about this: How would you address a group of two or more people? Would your default terminology be: ”you all,” “yous,” ”you lot,” “you guys,” “you’uns,” “yinz,” “you,” “y’all,” or something else? Would that change depending on whom you were talking to or where you were using it? What do you call a long sandwich that contains cold cuts and vegetables? Is it a “sub,” “grinder,” “hoagie,” “hero,” “poor boy,” “bomber,” “Italian sandwich,” or something else? Your answers can provide revealing insights about who you are, where you grew up or live now, and your social, economic, and educational background.

Martin Maiden, Mair Parry, "The Dialects of Italy"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at July 13, 2016
Martin Maiden, Mair Parry, "The Dialects of Italy"

Martin Maiden, Mair Parry, "The Dialects of Italy"
Publisher: Routledge | 2006 | ISBN: 1138006785 | English/Italian | PDF | 492 pages | 12.5 Mb

This book makes accessible the major structural features of the dialects of Italy and emphasises the importance of a detailed understanding of the dialects for issues in general linguistic theory…

Roots of English: Exploring the History of Dialects  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at July 29, 2015
Roots of English: Exploring the History of Dialects

Sali A. Tagliamonte, "Roots of English: Exploring the History of Dialects"
ISBN: 052186321X, 0521681898 | 2012 | EPUB/MOBI | 270 pages | 1 MB/2 MB

Diachrony and Dialects: Grammatical Change in the Dialects of Italy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 13, 2015
Diachrony and Dialects: Grammatical Change in the Dialects of Italy

Diachrony and Dialects: Grammatical Change in the Dialects of Italy by Paola Beninca and Adam Ledgeway
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0198701780 | 384 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The Morphology of English Dialects: Verb-Formation in Non-standard English  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at July 1, 2014
The Morphology of English Dialects: Verb-Formation in Non-standard English

Lieselotte Anderwald - The Morphology of English Dialects: Verb-Formation in Non-standard English
Published: 2009-04-27 | ISBN: 0521884977, 1107407699 | PDF | 240 pages | 3 MB

New Perspectives on Irish English (Varieties of English Around the World)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by BUGSY at Jan. 11, 2017
New Perspectives on Irish English (Varieties of English Around the World)

New Perspectives on Irish English (Varieties of English Around the World) by Bettina Migge
English | Nov. 15, 2012 | ISBN: 9027249040 | 380 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This volume brings together current research by international scholars on the varieties of English spoken in Ireland. The papers apply contemporary theoretical and methodological approaches and frameworks to a range of topics.