The handbook of the dialects of the English.pptx
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The handbook of dialects of the English language Presentation by Egor Volodin
The main purpose Today in our perception of English there are many gaps and misunderstandings. . . My aim is - to point them out. That people could discern right from the similar English. Tasks • To present a visual model of handbook • To show should sound real English • To tell interesting facts about a variety of English
There are many examples of irregularities in speech in our live. Let's put things in order once and for all. Misunderstanding
15% of all people on earth use English as main language Linguists claim that the number of dialects will grow. Over time, navigation in correct method of pronunciation will be more difficult than ever! There a lot of varieties of the British language in the world.
A-ME-RI-CAN Dossier Name: American Language Date of establishment: 18 century by British colonists The number of speakers: 321 644 005 The main differences: character pronunciation of vowels and differences in some words Difficulty: almost the same
How to understand that we are dealing with the American language, evidences. America Britain I need a cup of coffe. Coffee – [ceɪffe] Coffee– [coffe] I need a glas of water. Water – [wɔʌtə ] Water – [wɔːtə ] Words Britain American dance [dæns] [da: ns] mother [mʌðə ] [mɔðə ] fast [fa: st] [faest] after [ɑːftə ] ballet [bæ'lei] ['bæ lei] duty [dju: ti] [du: ti] secretary [ˈsɛkrətri ] [ˈsɛkrəteri]
Scotland Brief information: 1. Status of this dialect is still not defined. 2. Some linguists consider it a national one, some say that it is a dialect. 3. Currently in Scotland there is a powerful movement for the revival of the Scottish language.
Scottish words: aye - [eɪ] - да barry - [ˈbæri ]- великолепный Boggin’ - [ˈbɒgɪn] - Отвратительный braw - [ˈbrau ] - хороший chuffed - [ʧʌft ]- Гордый вплоть до самодовольства cloot - [clo: t ] - ткань Down South - [daʊn saʊθ] - Англия. Букв. вниз к югу gadgee - [gadge]- личность, персона gassed - [gæst] - сломанный mannie - [mane] - мужчина ken - [kɛn] - Понять, понимать poppy - [ˈpɒpi ] - деньги Scottish English can be considered as a special slang
Irish language Dossier Name: Irish Date of establishment: 16 century Number of speakers: 4 581 269 The main differences: New rules of sound usage Difficulty: Big challenge for linguists
700000 Everyday 600000 500000 Once a week 400000 Very rarely 300000 200000 Never 100000 0 The number of people who use Irish dialect In other countries
Welcome to Australia!
Australian pronunciation Knife a samich? Dossier: Name: Australian English Date of Establishment: end of 18 century Number of speakers: 22 262 501 Difficulty: Hard to comprehend Britain writing Can I have a sandwich? I’ll gechawun inn a sec. I’ll get you one in a sec Emma chisit? How much is it? Attlebee aitninee. That’ll be eight ninety.
Canadian vs Britain The main language of the population English 58% French 22% Both languages 20%
To speak like a Canadian
The layout of handbook