Tag: dialect

31 What does "Scary-lookin' fing, inee" mean? 2018-11-11T05:15:38.227

25 Toward vs. Towards 2013-01-30T20:17:10.343

19 Why do the British use the word "flipping" for emphasis? 2018-11-08T05:49:41.907

18 What do you call this thing? "bag"? 2014-12-31T11:05:46.103

18 'Me' vs 'my' [pronunciation] in British English 2020-08-15T15:05:47.063

16 How does the grammar work in "here be dragons"? 2013-01-23T21:42:24.407

14 How common is the usage of "yous" as a plural of "you"? 2016-10-23T18:13:24.647

9 "Gotten" versus "got" 2013-01-31T12:30:14.007

8 What is the purpose of using "don't" instead of "doesn't" in this phrase: "But she don't know you like I know you Slim" 2014-06-15T06:34:41.100

7 How to understand "No she bludgering well won't!" 2019-12-19T03:18:32.053

7 Supermarket (bill / check) 2020-05-11T23:17:40.393

5 Why is this possessive, not objective case? 2013-04-11T13:21:32.503

5 "much of the sights" or "many of the sights"? 2014-05-29T07:53:18.770

5 -eer vowel (accent/dialect variation?) 2015-10-29T01:14:53.677

5 Usage of word "In future" or "In the future" 2017-06-22T07:45:12.167

4 A native speaker said: "I have ever went to" 2013-06-18T22:06:30.100

4 where do people say ON the weekend (geographically speaking)? 2015-02-08T13:13:53.767

4 May I use 'Good job, sir' to appreciate my boss' work? 2015-03-25T06:56:13.923

4 What is a "tilly bird"? 2016-04-18T17:48:26.170

4 But may be you might of heard tell 'bout the price on her head 2016-06-05T19:02:27.000

4 Is "you was" correct to say? 2016-07-07T09:01:08.323

3 Is this correct: "Jon had gotten up early"? 2014-08-15T11:08:35.903

3 How should proper nouns from another dialect be handled? 2014-10-08T00:31:41.360

3 "She would of been a good woman" 2015-02-23T14:01:40.410

3 Pronunciations of "class" as found in Collins American English Dictionary 2015-06-14T12:20:10.823

3 Meaning of "gran" 2015-06-26T04:16:51.623

3 Future Pluperfect Tense 2017-05-23T13:16:53.110

3 Where does "day" sound like "die"? 2019-02-07T05:57:23.823

2 Which dialects of English are easiest for learners? 2013-06-10T10:35:40.747

2 Is this a double negation or a dialect? 2013-07-26T12:09:17.367

2 What are the permissible things in the Yoda dialect? 2015-01-08T05:03:32.983

2 What is the meaning of 'my mama done told me'? 2015-03-13T00:13:17.067

2 A whole another? 2015-08-21T02:48:44.503

2 Using 'she don't care' in The Beatles' song 'Ticket to Ride' 2016-03-23T10:05:31.477

2 On omitting "to be" 2016-03-24T21:15:22.920

2 Graham vs. Graeme 2016-04-17T20:12:34.427

2 Strange pronunciation of 'assume' 2016-04-24T10:07:11.773

2 The use of "how would you be knowing that?" 2016-07-09T12:59:49.820

2 Is Canadian English considered more as American En or as British English? 2016-11-19T15:35:30.297

2 Negative numbers: "minus" or "negative"? 2018-01-10T21:17:12.453

2 Is there another verb for "stitch someone up"? What is the American alternative for this verb? 2018-08-29T06:04:08.960

2 Why did they use "didn't XXX nobody" rather than "anybody"? 2019-02-06T12:03:52.910

2 "I done [past verb]" or "I done [present verb]" grammar 2019-03-10T12:06:34.710

1 Which is right on number agreement? 2013-04-11T11:28:36.467

1 Does "recenter" have a British spelling? 2013-09-14T01:48:20.073

1 Meaning of "You not like me" 2015-03-14T12:01:10.167

1 How to get a native-like English style of speaking ? 2016-03-15T16:35:47.683

1 We ain't lost, <tag question verb> we? 2016-04-19T23:53:19.090

1 What this person is saying in "American English" accent? 2016-09-18T17:54:05.040

1 Pronunciation of "vial" 2016-10-27T18:05:02.537

1 Is it ok to use "what's" instead of "what does"? 2017-12-03T13:59:15.267

1 What English is this? 2017-12-23T10:11:56.453

1 What does aye mean in Australia and New Zealand? 2018-04-26T11:56:21.567

1 American English - what is the most precise term for that kind of division? 2019-05-19T00:03:36.547

1 except for=but for in British English? 2019-12-07T10:16:20.263

0 Does "I be" mean both "am" and "was"? 2015-08-28T19:31:52.783

0 Is the word margarine used in as the same sense every English speaking country 2016-04-06T18:35:31.353

0 Does this pronunciation of "consent form" sound strange? 2016-10-25T05:24:28.947

0 institution with a plural verb in British English 2017-12-25T12:54:21.940

0 I would like to know when to use have and has in a sentence talking about a country 2018-06-19T22:24:23.200

0 What is the difference between International English and other dialects of English? 2018-12-25T23:18:21.763

0 She don't love you no more! (Toy Story 3) 2020-01-07T01:22:07.730

-1 Does "off" mean "from" in this context? 2019-07-30T14:19:56.613

-1 grocery store in American English 2019-08-09T23:43:08.837