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1. What did the original colonists sound like? - Big Questions - (Ep. 36)

  • Published: 3 years ago
  • Duration: 2:25
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What did the original colonists sound like?  - Big Questions - (Ep. 36)

A weekly show where we endeavor to answer one of your big questions. This week, Jacob Mitchell asks, "What did the original ...


2. What Shakespeare's English Sounded Like - and how we know

  • Published: 1 year ago
  • Duration: 6:34
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What Shakespeare's English Sounded Like - and how we know

Botched rhymes, buried puns and a staged accent that sounds more Victorian than Elizabethan. No more! Use linguistic sleuthing ...


3. The Americans Who Still Speak with Regional British English Accents

  • Published: 2 years ago
  • Duration: 3:56
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The Americans Who Still Speak with Regional British English Accents

Some of the accents sound similar to elements of the West Country accent as well as the old East Anglian dialect. Both accents ...


4. How far back in time could you go and still understand English?

  • Published: 2 years ago
  • Duration: 2:37
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How far back in time could you go and still understand English?

If you had a time machine, how far back could you go and still understand English? AT what point in history would you not be able ...


5. The Language of the Founding Fathers (not very accurate)

  • Published: 5 years ago
  • Duration: 4:09
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The Language of the Founding Fathers (not very accurate)

I didn't know what I was doing when I made this video. It's still a sort-of-close approximation, but what I'm doing here isn't very ...


6. What HAPPENED to English? | (HEAR SPOKEN OLD & MIDDLE ENGLISH)

  • Published: 4 months ago
  • Duration: 14:30
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What HAPPENED to English? | (HEAR SPOKEN OLD & MIDDLE ENGLISH)

Virtually all things in life change and nothing remains static and this remains particularly true of language, with English being no ...


7. Why Do People In Old Movies Talk Weird?

  • Published: 3 years ago
  • Duration: 2:54
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Why Do People In Old Movies Talk Weird?

It's not quite British, and it's not quite American – so what gives? Why do all those actors of yesteryear have such a distinct and ...


8. American Accents!! Why do they all sound so different?

  • Published: 4 months ago
  • Duration: 6:08
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American Accents!! Why do they all sound so different?

All different types of accents in one country! What do they all sound like? Hear the difference in accents from Wisconsin, the South, ...


9. The odd accent of Tangier VA - American Tongues episode #3

  • Published: 10 years ago
  • Duration: 2:18
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The odd accent of Tangier VA - American Tongues episode #3

Is this the strangest accent in the USA? Watch more at http://bit.ly/amtongues Watch instantly or buy the DVD at ...


10. The Origin of That Old-Timey Accent in Classic Movies

  • Published: 2 years ago
  • Duration: 1:50
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The Origin of That Old-Timey Accent in Classic Movies

In the 1920s and into the 1950s, Hollywood had a particular way of talking. It was called the Midatlantic or the Transatlantic accent ...


11. Is American-English more traditional than British-English?

  • Published: 8 months ago
  • Duration: 1:53
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Is American-English more traditional than British-English?

Business Insider spoke to Philip Gooden, author and expert on the origins of the English language, about why the variety of ...


12. John Adams: Early American Pronunication

  • Published: 9 years ago
  • Duration: 1:18
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13. Shakespeare: Original pronunciation (The Open University)

  • Published: 6 years ago
  • Duration: 10:22
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Shakespeare: Original pronunciation (The Open University)

TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources ...


14. This Map Shows Where American Accents Come From

  • Published: 1 month ago
  • Duration: 4:34
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This Map Shows Where American Accents Come From

When you're traveling to another part of the US than you're originally from, it might be surprising to hear how different the locals ...


15. Why British Singers Lose Their Accent When Singing

  • Published: 2 years ago
  • Duration: 5:20
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Why British Singers Lose Their Accent When Singing

Subscribe for new videos every day! https://www.youtube.com/user/TodayIFoundOut?sub_confirmat... →How "Dick" came to ...


16. What an American accent in French sounds like + How to sound like a native

  • Published: 2 years ago
  • Duration: 2:58
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What an American accent in French sounds like + How to sound like a native

http://preparetoserve.com/FRANCE What an American accent in French sounds like + How to sound like a native French ...


17. What Montezuma's Aztec Sounded Like - and how we know

  • Published: 1 year ago
  • Duration: 7:42
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What Montezuma's Aztec Sounded Like - and how we know

The Aztecs didn't call him Montezuma. Nor Moctezuma. They didn't call chocolate "chocolate". Heck, they didn't even call ...


18. What Did the First Languages Sound Like? Rosetta Stone Explains

  • Published: 7 years ago
  • Duration: 4:38
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What Did the First Languages Sound Like? Rosetta Stone Explains

Languages spoken around the world today, including English, Irish, German, and Swedish, are descended from ancestor ...


19. Where did we get the name America? - Big Questions - (Ep. 201)

  • Published: 2 years ago
  • Duration: 3:03
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Where did we get the name America?  - Big Questions - (Ep. 201)

A weekly show where we endeavor to answer one of your big questions. Welcome to season two! This week, Fred T. asks, "Where ...


20. What an American accent in German sounds like

  • Published: 2 years ago
  • Duration: 1:48
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What an American accent in German sounds like

http://preparetoserve.com/GERMANY What an American accent in German sounds like.