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Chapter 24 Westward Toward America?

  • Geoff Lindsey
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Abstract

Many words have earlier stress in America than in Britain. However, this is less true now than it was in RP, as numerous words have changed, or are changing, to earlier stress.

Keywords

Stress American English 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Geoff Lindsey
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  1. 1.LinguisticsUniversity College LondonLondonUK

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