Accent

Americanizing My British Accent: An Identity Crisis

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

"You actually say 'maths' instead of 'math'?" Colour. *Color. "So... I hope you don't mind if I ask you a personal question. Did you live in the U.K...

There's No Accent in Show Businéss

Scottee | Posted 05.12.2012 | UK
Scottee

It used to be that in order to get a job on the telly or in radio you had to speak the Queen's English. Now it seems Received Pronunciation is solely reserved for Radio 4. It wasn't always this way.

What's in an Accent?

Abigail Rayner | Posted 04.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Abigail Rayner

It is finally starting to happen: my daughter is losing her English accent.