Accent noun - The usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people.
Usage example: he has a strong German accent
Dialect is a synonym for accent. In some cases you can use "Dialect" instead a noun "Accent". popular alternative
Dialect noun - The usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people.
Usage example: it has been said that a language is a dialect with an army and navy
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Synonyms for Dialect
Accent is a synonym for dialect in local speech topic. You can use "Accent" instead a noun "Dialect". popular alternative
How words are described
|good||good accent||good dialect|
|thick||thick accent||thick dialect|
|distinctive||distinctive accent||distinctive dialect|
|natural||natural accent||natural dialect|
|Other adjectives: native, heavy, strong, distinct, slight, weird, strange, exaggerated, different, local, generic, posh, eastern, European, Scottish.|
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- If you choose to use an actual dialect or accent instead, no matter whether it's your own or a different one, you avert this trope.
Source: International Pop Song English
- Take note: Not to be confused with the Hawaiian language, which is a distinct language and not an accent or dialect of English.
Source: Useful Notes / American Accents
- From a linguistic standpoint, it can actually make sense, as maintaining an accent or dialect perfectly is exceptionally difficult until you get extremely familiar with it.
Source: Accent Relapse
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Dialect and Accent. (2016). Retrieved 2022, August 12, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/accent/dialect
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