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Paul Kerswill inteviewed in the Sunday Times about Multicultural London English & dialect levelling

Date: 5 June 2011

Paul Kerswill and colleagues' work on Multicultural London English and dialect levelling in England was raported in the Sunday Times under the headings 'They're all talking like wor Cheryl' and 'Howay! Youths adopt hip accents'.

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This item was reported in: The Sunday Times on 05/06/2011


Further information

Associated staff: Paul Kerswill

Associated projects: Multicultural London English: the emergence, acquisition and diffusion of a new variety

Associated departments and research centres: Linguistics and English Language