Regional and Social Varieties of English (Angol nyelvi változatok) in spring 2015
Eitler Tamás, Thu 14:00–15:30, R 030, host: DEAL (R306)
4-credit lecture, 30 h/term; strong prereq: ANG11-001
description & set texts
Models of World English; London Englishes (Cockney, Estuary, Multiethnic); urban and rural English English dialects (incl. Geordie, Scouse); Welsh English; Irish Englishes rural and urban (Dublin, Belfast); Scottish English; American English dialects; urban varieties in NYC, LA and SF; Afro-American Vernacular English; Canadian English; Australian English; NZ English; South African Englishes; New Englishes: India, HK, Singapore, Philippines; English as a Lingua Franca; The Future of English in Superdiversity; Hipsterspotting – Linguistic landscapes of English-speaking tribes.
requirements & assessment
end-term written exam