Accents

Listen to these three different accents


Liverpool: “Let me tell you!”


London: “I will put it this way!”

Virginia: “That is the way I see it.”

Comparatives and Superlatives Lesson

Which one is the most difficult (for you) (to understand)?

Why is that? (How come?)
What factors contributed to it being the most difficult?

Which one is the easiest? (for you) (to understand)
Why?

Vocabulary

the first one
the second one
the London one
the Virginia one
the Liverpool accent
easier than
the easiest
more difficult than
the most difficult
harder than
the hardest
softer than
the softest
harsher than
the harshest
more melodic than
the most melodic
rougher than
the roughest
background noise,
non-standard pronunciation
non-standard vocabulary
non-standard intonation

What is the difference between pronunciation and intonation?

Here are some more accents

Arizona (US)

Australian (Tasmania)

Canadian (Toronto)

Colorado (US)

Indiana (US) (They could have broke the back of OPEC)

Irish (Hitching around Australia)

Manchester (UK)

Michigan (US)

New York (US)

South African (The western Transvaal)

Surrey (UK) (Kath from Surrey)

Yorkshire (UK)

Link to Youtube video about New York accent

Three Accents

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