Example sentences for: accents

How can you use “accents” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • There is no high drama in these everyday stories: they are simply abstract and brief chronicles of time and place, spoken artifacts for preserving the everfluctuating accents and dialects of Great Britain's intricate linguistic hierarchy.

  • As we shall see, McCarthy gets quite wild with his accents in the more extensive Spanish of his second novel.

  • In Birmingham in 1918 it was possible to buy a manual designed to enable local speakers to correct their accents, since, as its author claimed, “to no one is the absence of local dialect more important than to the young officer in the army”.

  • SIX Accent variety and the mass media SEVEN The accents of politics EIGHT Changing patterns NINE Accents and the future

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