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In many countries there are social dialects as well as regional dialects, so that it
is possible to tell from a person's ... and the United States and in most of the other
English-speaking countries, people will almost always use the same dialect, ...
Ed.) Dialectology and linguistic geography DIALECT GEOGRAPHY Dialect study
as a discipline — dialectology — dates from ... The 19th-century rise of century
nationalism, coupled with the Romantic view of dialects impetus and folklore as ...
The extensive activity of Chinese specialists has concentrated on descriptions of
particular local and regional dialects. ... dialectal differentiation (certain dialects,
particularly those in the South of China, would be considered by Western ...
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