Varieties of British Pronunciation

In England the division between RP speakers, as we may call them, on the one hand, and educated English people who speak Standard English with some different accent, on the other, is a social one. One either speaks RP, or one does not, and, although some people's speech is strongly influenced b...

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Autor Principal: Quiñones, A. Leitty
Formato: Artículo
Idioma: Español
Publicado: Universidad de Costa Rica 2015
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Acceso en línea: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/ucr/article/view/22408
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/24068
Sumario: In England the division between RP speakers, as we may call them, on the one hand, and educated English people who speak Standard English with some different accent, on the other, is a social one. One either speaks RP, or one does not, and, although some people's speech is strongly influenced by it when they go to a university where it is spoken, if the opportunity to learn it in youth does notarise, it might he difficult to acquire it later in life.