"That's Not The Way We Talk"
"That's not the way we talk" is the headline above an article printed on today's...
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Sound Files For The IPA Handbook
I've come across what to me is a momentous discovery but to others here may be well...
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What A Jerk!
I have stated before my reasons for being skeptical of the belief that the noun ...
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"In Line With" (British-American Translation...
I am an American whose company has just been acquired by a UK-based company, and...
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You Never Hear An American Say 'HAITCH...
So why can't some Brits including certain BBC newsreaders say 'aitch' - IMHO people...
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Three Questions About Modal Verbs
I have already posted this on alt.usage.english, but I didn't get any answer. I thought...
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Very - Really - Quite?
Hello everyone, I would like to know the differences about these word: Very, really...
Australian Spelling
What's the rules between Australia and American English...i.e. mechanized versu mechani...
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BBC Breakfast News - Bill Turnbull Pronounces...
Mister Spock said, "Picking up daBREE on the scanner!", but that's OK cos he's ...
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General AM Eng-Pronunciation Of Talk,...
I browsed lots of questions and answers here but I didn't find an answer to my question...
Pass, Paess ?
How can one render in writing the difference in the English and American English...
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"Exemplary"
I found the following bit of self-advertisement on a UK-based website: "Thanks to...
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Power Cut Vs Power Outage
"Power Cut" is short and to the point. I am always surprised that American English...
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Abbreviation For 'American English' And...
Hi teachers, Which is the correct abbreviation for them because I've seen different...
Advertizement - Advertisement
Hi, is the word advertizement in American English the correct form of the word...
Vowel Reduction In British V American...
I've made an observation that some unstressed vowels seem to be pronounced more...
How To Pronunce The Letter T?
How do I pronunce the letter 't' in the next words? (American english) *elevator...
British English?
Here are some sentences in American English. How would they be different in British...
"Cheers And Tigers"
Could you please tell me the exact meaning of this expression and where it comes...
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Prepositions At And On With "Weekends...
Hi, I'm asking this on behalf of other non-native English teachers at my school...