Linguistics student pinpoints differences in Western Canadian Dialects

Linguistics student pinpoints differences in Western Canadian Dialects

U of A undergraduate student Bryce Wittrock (left) and linguist Ben Tucker analyze a waveform from a recording for their study comparing dialects among people in southern Alberta, southern Saskatchewan and Edmonton. (Photo: Geoff McMaster)

Vowel pronunciation varies between urban and rural populations, study shows. For more, go online to Folio: