[Ads-l] study of English dialects

George Thompson george.thompson at NYU.EDU
Fri Apr 29 14:28:31 UTC 2022

The Guardian newspaper has an article about a Leeds University project to
create a new survey of English dialects, following a survey it had done in
the 1950s.


There are a  number of links in the article.  This one is to the survey's



George A. Thompson
Author of A Documentary History of "The African Theatre", Northwestern
Univ. Pr., 1998.

But when aroused at the Trump of Doom / Ye shall start, bold kings, from
your lowly tomb. . .
L. H. Sigourney, "Burial of Mazeen", Poems.  Boston, 1827, p. 112

The Trump of Doom -- also known as The Dunghill Toadstool.  (Here's a
picture of his great-grandfather.)

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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