This is the second episode of ELT Podcast - The Teachers' Lounge.
Today's panel is:
- Bill Pellowe, Kinki University Kyushu School of Engineering, and ELT Calendar.
- Robert Chartrand, Kurume University.
- Kevin Ryan, Showa Women's University, the University of Tokyo and kevinryan.com.
Today we discussed accents
, starting with a look at an online quiz that can accurately place your accent to a region of the USA with only 13 questions.
During the conversation, Bill mentioned a website that has compiled recordings of a wide variety of accents of English; he couldn't remember the name of the site at the time, but here it is now: International Dialects of English Archive