The Language of Empire

The Language of Empire

DVD - 2004
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"This enhanced DVD explores how the British Empire exported its language around the globe and how different forms of speech and vocabulary, as well as different attitudes to English, developed out of colonial expansion. Rich variations of dialect, accent, and slang are heard in many samples from India, the Caribbean, and Australia."--Container.
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [2004]
Edition: DVD edition.
Copyright Date: ℗♭2004
Branch Call Number: 420.9 L269
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


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