Cockney English

Bachelor thesis English RESTRICTED
Matošić, Marija;
(2010)
  • Publisher: Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek. Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. Department of English Language and Literature.
  • Subject: HUMANISTIČKE ZNANOSTI. Filologija. | HUMANISTIC SCIENCES. Philology. | Cockney | dialect | rhyming slang | pronunciation

Cockney, a Southern English accent, was characteristic of all sorts of people, including craftsmen, clerks and tradesmen and it originally denoted “inferior and worthless thing” and “pampered child”. It is closely associated with East End and the church St. Mary Le Bow.... View more
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