The next post I have coming up (it will be posted tomorrow) is a simple introduction to Mandarin. Mandarin is a dialect of Chinese. I think I should clarify the difference between a language and a dialect first, as many people get them confused. 341 more words
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The dilution of regional accents, stigma and classism.
After moving up from the South of England, with my roots being in East London, accents and the social perception of dialect is something I have always been aware of. 1,759 more words