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Title Work

Title No: 21776

Title: Discovering language: Varieties of English

Alternate Titles:

Varieties of English

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film

Date: 1973 (Release)

Original Summary:
"The English language is created by the people who use it. But the English spoken in America is just one variety of the language. People who live in different English-speaking countries speak different kinds of English. These are Australians speaking. Listen to the way a New Zealander speaks. We find another variety of English in London, England." - Summary from the teacher's guide.

"Examines differences in spoken English in various English-speaking countries, including the United States, to show varieties of pronunciation, word meanings, figures of speech, and vocabularies, and explains that the language continues to change as the lives of the people change." - Summary from Worldcat.

Part of the "Discovering language" series.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 11 min 

Genres: Educational

Subjects: English language; Language and languages

Production CompanyCoronet Instructional Media (Firm)
Academic AdviserMcDavid, Raven I. (Raven Ioor) Jr.

Items x6

21776-1Safety Film : Viewing print 
21776-2Safety Film : Viewing print 
21776-3Safety Film : Viewing print 
21776-4Safety Film : Viewing print 
21776-5Safety Film : Viewing print 
21776-6Safety Film : Viewing print 

Contained By x1

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4819St. Louis Public Schools educational film library