Dialects of English explained, for Spanish Speakers

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01 Dec 2019, 2:51 pm



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08 Dec 2019, 7:58 am

English isn't colorful enough to have dialects. We got accents but that's as far as variation goes



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25 Dec 2019, 4:45 pm

green0star wrote:
English isn't colorful enough to have dialects. We got accents but that's as far as variation goes


Well..in the New World English probably doesn't vary enough yet for it's variants to be called "dialects". The way americans speak in LA differs less from how Canadians speak in Ottawa, or even from how southern US speakers speak, is less than how Englishmen in England speak thirty miles apart. Within England it could be called "dialects" I would th ink. similar with Spanish. The Spanish within Spain differs more in few dozen miles than does the Spanish of Mexico differs the Spanish of Argentina thousands of miles away.