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Topic. Group4: Comparisons of American and Australian English. 四應英一 B - 口頭報告. 工作分配 整理資料、報告 : 4 991Z08 1 林沂瑱 4991Z08 2 鍾宛棋 4991Z078 楊尚霖 4991Z079 吳季春 PPT: 4 991Z068 黃思婷. The origin of Australian English. 17 th : A group of English Puritans come to North America .

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Topic

Group4:

Comparisons

of

American and Australian English


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四應英一B-口頭報告

工作分配

整理資料、報告:

4991Z081林沂瑱

4991Z082鍾宛棋

4991Z078 楊尚霖

4991Z079 吳季春

PPT:

4991Z068黃思婷


The origin of australian english

The origin of Australian English

17th: A group of English Puritans come to North America.

1776: After American independence, Scholars have advocated their own language.

1806: Webster proposed American English.

1828: Webster write to American Englishdictionary.

After World war two, Dominance of the United States gain the whole world, since then, American language is become an important world language now.


The origin of australian english1

The origin of Australian English

In 1778, UK’s navy captured Sydney in eastern of Australia. It is a colony.

In the 18th century they also speak Australian slangs

In 1840, the United States and Asia that the gold prospectors of the events, and after World War II they got a large amount of foreign words coming, making Australia's colonial history and ethnic to mix, that bring a variety of cultures in Australian English


American and australian english geographical distribution

American and Australian English- Geographical distribution

AmericanEnglish:

Ex:American , Philippines, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, South America and other countries.

Australian English:

British English.


American and australian british

American and Australian(British)

Pronunciation different:retroflex

(US) Retroflex conditions:vowel + r(e)= Retroflex

如: [ar] → car、care

[er] → her、here

[ur] → turn、 sure

(UK) Retroflex conditions: vowel +rall long tone[ə]

如tour(US:[tυr],UK:[tuə]),

tear(US:[tɛr],UK:[tɛə] ),

pair(US:[pɛr],UK:[pɛə])。


2 spelling different

2.Spelling different

U.S U.K

顏色 colorcolour

中心 centercentre    文明   civilizationcivilisation

抵抗 defensedefence

榮譽 honorhonour

 組織 organizationorganisation


3 vocabulary different

3. Vocabulary different

U.SU.K

電梯  elevatorlift

卡車 trucklorry

公寓  apartment flat

橡皮擦  eraser rubber

手機  cell phone mobile phone

一樓 first floor ground floor


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美式口音

美國人說話相對比較穩重低沉,句勢通常呈降調,並且速度慢一些。

美國北方口音:以誇張的o音出名,如talk, walk, off, coffee這四個詞,紐約市人會發成:twok, wok, woff, kwoffee(這裡的o均為長音“喔”)。

美國南方口音:以把[ai]發成[ae]為最大特稱,如I'd like a light beer,南方人會說成ae'dlaek a laet beer。同時說話慢條斯理


Australian english

Australian English

1. Most of the language are Briticism.

2.Their speech are flat and quick.

3. Australia is the immigrant country of varied culture.

4.They usually use to rise intonation and

contraction.


Australian accent

Australian accent

1.For familiar/closefriend- The name’s ending sound become[z].

Ex. Sharon→Sharz.

2. 「Oz」:Australia

「Aussie 」: Australian

3.「a」letter:[eι]→[aι]

Ex.away(awai) ;mate(mite);today(to die)


Australian v s american conversation

Australian V.S American–conversation


Australian briticism american kid word difference

Australian/Briticism/AmericanKid word-difference


Thank you for your attention

THANK YOU FOR YOURATTENTION


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