Language in the British Isles

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CUP Archive, May 17, 1984 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 587 pages
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Contents

Standard English in England Peter Trudgill
32
The RP accent A C Gimson
45
Rural dialects in England Martyn Wakelin
70
Scottish accents and dialects A J Aitken
94
English in the north of Ireland John Harris
115
English in the south of Ireland A Bliss
135
Highland and Island English Cynthia Shuken
152
Manx English Michael V Barry
167
Romani and Angloromani Ian Hancock
367
Shelta and Polari Ian Hancock
384
Introduction
406
literacy and educational issues
425
Welsh and English in Wales Wynford Bellin
449
Irish and English in Ireland John Edwards
480
Scottish Gaelic and English in the Highlands Kenneth MacKinnon
499
Scots and English in Scotland A J Aitken
517

Cornish English Martyn Wakelin
195
British Black English and West Indian Creoles David Sutcliffe
219
Introduction
240
Welsh G M Awbery
259
Cornish Alan R Thomas
278
Manx R L Thomson
306
Channel Island French N C W Spence
345
The sociolinguistic situation in Northern Ireland
533
Indigenous nonstandard English varieties and education
546
British Black English and education V K Edwards
559
Glossary
573
Index of places
586
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