Dialect map of the us. The word map observing lexical variation. Three of the most similar cities are shown. Dialect map of american english not all people who speak a language speak it the same way. We can observe lexical variation differences in words and phrases by comparing the way english is spoken in different places and among different social groups.
Founded in 1999 dedicated to keeping the broad norfolk dialect alive. See the pattern of your dialect in the map below. A regional variety of language distinguished by features of vocabulary grammar and pronunciation from other regional varieties and constituting together with them a single language the doric dialect of ancient greek a dialect of chinese spoken in hong kong. Friends of norfolk dialect.
Participant data and map of all participants. There are 8 major english dialect areas in north america listed below the map at left. Below are the dialect maps displaying what terms and pronunciations are used and where they are used. Dialect survey maps and results.
A language can be subdivided into any number of dialects which each vary in some way from the parent language. There are many varieties of arabic also called dialects of arabic or vernacular languages in existence. These are shown in blue each with its number on the map and in the dialect description chart below and are also outlined with blue lines on the map.