Dialects of the UK

Quite frequently questions about different accents and dialects of English comes us on the iTalki boards.


I stumbled on this website from the British Library today which has many, many different examples from around the UK, and I thought some people might find it interesting to explore.


Don't get discouraged if you don't understand a lot of the recordings, many of them would be difficult for native English speakers because of the thick accents and geographically specific vocabularly.

Jul 30, 2014 3:44 AM
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English, French, Russian
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