Journal article icon

Journal article

Patterns of durational variation in British dialects

Abstract:

We present the results of a quantitative study of durational variability in several British dialects. The study is based on the IViE corpus (Grabe 2001), which contains recordings of speakers from seven central urban dialects of English from the UK and Ireland. The corpus used in this study included speakers from Belfast, Cambridge, Newcastle, Leeds, Dublin, monolingual London residents of Jamaican decent and bilingual Bradford residents of Punjabi decent. We used reading and re-telling of "C...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Not Published
Peer review status:
Reviewed (other)
Version:
Author's Original

Actions


Access Document


Files:

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
St Cross College
Department:
Humanities Division - Linguistics & Phonetics - Phonetics
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Humanities Division - Linguistics & Phonetics - Phonetics
Role:
Author
URN:
uuid:eb04f9ec-2a23-43f7-a005-c9f645009ea5
Local pid:
ora:4209

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP