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Kevin Watson & Lynn Clark run workshop for A Level students at Stockport College

Date: 13 October 2010

Kevin Watson and Lynn Clark ran a workshop for A Level English Language students at Stockport College. The workshop was about accent variation in the north west of England, covering issues to do with prestige, phonological change, and the representation of accent in literature. The workshop also involved some preliminary results of Kevin and Lynn's current research project, funded by the ESRC.

News website: http://www.lancs.ac.uk/fass/projects/phono_levelling/index.htm

 

Further information

Associated staff: Lynn Clark (Linguistics and English Language), Kevin Watson

Associated projects: Phonological levelling, diffusion & divergence in Liverpool and its hinterland

Associated departments and research centres: Language Variation and Linguistic Theory (LVLT), Linguistics and English Language

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