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Attitudinal data from NZ, AU, UK, USA about each other's Englishes: Recent changes or consequences of methodologies?

Attitudinal data from NZ, AU, UK, USA about each other's Englishes: Recent changes or consequences of methodologies?PETER GARRETT, ANGIE WILLIAMS, BETSY EVANS

Definitions Varieties= The different Englishes in 4 countries

Affection association= Deep/actual feeling toward sth/sb

Respondents= Undergraduate students in 4 English native countriesProcessNo recorded tape

First thing that come to mind KEYWORDS

Categorized keywords- Guiding questions1. What is different between this study and previous ones?

2. Global VS local regional standard

3. 8 countries that use English as NATIVE language.(Native, not official)

Guiding Questions

4. Most positive attitude toward AU English

5. Positive label culture

6. Major judgement of US English

Attitude toward NZ English

unculturedFriendlyToo many sheepJust like AussiesDont knowDont knowLike AussiesunfriendlyAttitude toward AU English

ToughSand and sunSoap opera BastardTerrible accentSincereKoalaAttitude toward UK EnglishThey dont like usSexy accentHot guysAncient timesRoyal familyLike to follow USACups of teaRichAttitude toward US English

ExaggeratedUnculturedwarm voiceConfidentOverpowerCasual & FriendlyfakeYour turnWho is now powerful?Why

How

What will it be in near future?

Why British English is privilegeWho has that accent?ClassicMost ancient

ReferencesGMC. General Medical Council. Feb 20 2012. http://www.gmc-uk.org/doctors/registration_applications/english_first_language.asp