What’s the difference between American and British English?

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It isn’t difficult to tell British English from American English. But can you name the differences? Sure, some words are different, but that isn’t it. In this video I go through the most important differences in the pronunciation. If you, like I, ended up speaking with a mixed up accent, this video will help you to pick one and throw out the other.

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0:00 My English Troubles
2:02 Different Words
3:08 The tap “t” in AE
3:48 The silent “r” in BE
6:22 The “ɔː”
6:58 The move from “ɑ” to “ɒ”
8:21 The “əʊ”
10:33 Sponsor message

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Director of Manchester School of Samba at http://www.sambaman.org.uk
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