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Title: Hiberno-English in Dublin: a sociolinguistic analysis of some of its features through film characters
Authors: Martínez Sáez, Ainhoa
Editors: Universidad de Valladolid. Facultad de Filosofía y Letras
Tutor: Filardo Llamas, Laura
Issue Date: 2017
Degree : Grado en Estudios Ingleses
Abstract: The purpose of this dissertation is to examine common Hiberno-English features in Dublin through films representations making reference to the social classes. I will give an overview of Hiberno-English history and development, in order to reflect the distinctions from Standard English and then the explanation of the division of Dublin in areas, which mark the social classes division. After that, I will explain the essential features of Hiberno-English in order to study the sociolinguistic variation in Dublin. Finally, an analysis of the features will be discussed according to the social classes of the speakers through the representation of the Irish films Intermission and Sing Street, whose characters reflect the working-class and the middle-class.
Classification: Hiberno-English
Dublin
English variety
Social classes
Speech
Films
Departament : Departamento de Filología Inglesa
Language: eng
URI: http://uvadoc.uva.es/handle/10324/25563
Rights: info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess
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