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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American and 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.
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
Ex:American , Philippines, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, South America and other countries.
(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]
中心 centercentre 文明 civilizationcivilisation
抵抗 defense defence
榮譽 honor honour
組織 organization organisation
公寓 apartment flat
橡皮擦 eraser rubber
手機 cell phone mobile phone
一樓 first floor ground floor
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
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
1.For familiar/closefriend- The name’s ending sound become[z].
「Aussie 」: Australian
Ex.away(awai) ;mate(mite);today(to die)