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A '''dialect''' is a subset of a particular [[language]] that generally presents regional changes differences in pronunciation, grammar characteristics, and vocabulary, yet remains mutually understandable between two native speakers. An "accent" is an even smaller group of the language that generally only involves pronunciation.
As an illustration, some dialects of [[English]] include: American [[America]]n English (as distinct from British English or Austriallian Australian English at large), Appalachian English, Black English Vernacular, New York City Dialect (sometimes considered only an accent), Cajun English, Texan.
Some accent only subdialects of "Island New York" English would include "Brooklyn" "Bronx" and "manhatten".  ==External Linkslinks==
International dialects of English [http://web.ku.edu/idea/northamerica/northamerica.htm]
National Map of Dialects of the United States [http://www.ling.upenn.edu/phono_atlas/NationalMap/NationalMap.html]
link showing dialects vs. accents [http://www.evolpub.com/Americandialects/EngDialLnx.html]
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