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Canadian English

Canadian English

origins and structures

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Published by Methuen in Toronto, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by J. K. Chambers.
ContributionsChambers, J. K.
The Physical Object
Pagination144p.
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22988220M
ISBN 100458912506

Lisa is a recognized expert in accent assessment and training and is the author of: Accent on Canadian English™: a pronunciation program for speakers of English as a second language, Accent on Canadian English™ e-Book, Accent on Clear English™ International e-Book, the Accent on Canadian English Pronunciation Assessment Kit™ and ACE. Orkin in his book Speaking Canadian English in comparing Canadian English to American and British English states: “the truth seems to be that Canadians are not prolific coiners of words, being content for the most part to borrow American and British English expressions, inventing new words sparsely and reluctantly ” (69).

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Creating Canadian English - by Stefan Dollinger July We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. Schools Wikipedia d subjects: Languages Canadian English (CaE) is a variety of English used in than 25 million Canadians (85 percent of the population) have some knowledge of English ( census).Canadian English spelling can be described as a mixture of American English, British English, Quebec French, and unique Canadianisms.


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