Origins of The Canadian English Accent - Part 2

Watch on YouTube

Show annotations

Download is disabled.

17,458

328

9

Genre: Education

Family friendly? Yes

Wilson score: 0.95

Rating: 4.8932 / 5

Engagement: 1.93%

Jimiticus

Subscribe | 29.2K

Shared June 9, 2016

Origins of The Canadian English Accent Part 2 focuses on how the Canadian accent was shaped by Loyalist Immigration after the American Revolution and Immigration from the UK.

Sources:

Regional Phonetic Differentiation in Standard Canadian English by Dr. Charles Boberg
http://eng.sagepub.com/content/36/2/1...

The English Language in Canada: Status, History and Comparative Analysis by Dr. Charles Boberg
https://www.amazon.ca/English-Languag...

The Canadian Encyclopedia: Canadian English (article by Dr. Charles Boberg)
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca...