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Phonological Comparison of British and American English

It is commonly known among English speakers that there are some significant differences between British English and American English. In this paper I will compare these two varieties of English and discuss the systematic phonological differences between them. There are many other ways in which British and American English are different; such as, vocabulary, grammar, function etc. However, here we will only focus on pronunciation and stress. All phonetic symbols used here for transcriptions are IPA symbols. First of all we need to be clear on what is meant by British English and American English. There are many varieties in pronunciation within both the United Kingdom and the United States, however, I will compare only the two varieties with which…