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Bente Hannisdal

Associate Professor
  • E-mailbente.hannisdal@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 31 23
  • Visitor Address
    Sydnesplassen 7
    HF-bygget
    5007 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7805
    5020 Bergen
Textbook
  • Show author(s) (2021). Analysing English pronunciation. Universitetsforlaget.
  • Show author(s) (2012). Analyzing English Grammar: Exercises for Advanced Students. Fagbokforlaget.
Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2005). From Public School Accent to BBC English: defining Received Pronunciation. Målbryting. 191-210.
Lecture
  • Show author(s) (2010). What's happening in RP? An empirical look at variation and change in Received Pronunciaiton.
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) (2019). Stress shift in American English.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Stress shift in prefixed verbs.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Stress placement in disyllabic prefixed verbs in British and American English.
  • Show author(s) (2015). A corpus-based study of /t/-flapping in American English.
  • Show author(s) (2014). T-reduction in American English: an empirical study of flapping in broadcast speech.
  • Show author(s) (2009). Variation and change in Received Pronunciation: an updated description of the "standard" accent.
  • Show author(s) (2008). Investigating a "standard" variety: defining Received Pronunciation as an object of study.
  • Show author(s) (2005). Why do newsreaders speak RP? A discussion of the norm concept in relation to Received Pronunciation.
  • Show author(s) (2005). Talking proper or talking posh? The changing identity of the RP speaker.
  • Show author(s) (2005). Dangerous liaisons? Linking and intrusive /r/ in broadcast RP.
  • Show author(s) (2003). Some phonologial variables in broadcast RP.
  • Show author(s) (2003). An empirical study of some variable features in broadcast RP.
  • Show author(s) (2002). RP or not RP: defining a variable accent.
Masters thesis
  • Show author(s) (2021). May the accent be with you: an attitudinal study of language use in the Star Wars trilogies.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Evaluative moves in 13 Reasons Why and Riverdale: a discourse analysis of gender differences.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Among us, around us, against us: the Alt-Right's metaphoric construction of Black, Muslim, Jewish and transgender Others as monstrous in anonymous fora.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Norwegian attitudes towards non-native varieties of English: a sociolinguistic study of high school students' and teachers' attitudes.
  • Show author(s) (2020). "Blackfella Talk": An attitudinal study on the linguistic portrayal of Australian Aboriginal characters in Australian films.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Norwegian attitudes to English varieties: a sociolinguistic study of students and teachers in lower secondary school.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Accents in Wonderland: an attitudinal study of the use of accents in Disney's originals and remakes.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Tutti Frutti - best said in an Inverness accent. A sociolinguistic variationist study of phonological variation and change in Inverness.
  • Show author(s) (2018). The use of non-standard features in British and American English: a comparative attitudinal study.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Norwegian attitudes to English varieties: a sociolinguistic study.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Cardiff English: a sociolinguistic study of phonological accent variation and change in Cardiff English.
  • Show author(s) (2015). A sociolinguistic study of accent use in Irish films.
  • Show author(s) (2014). Phonological variation and change in Sheffield English.
  • Show author(s) (2014). "One accent to rule them all": a sociolinguistic study of accent use and stereotyping in American fantasy films.
  • Show author(s) (2014). "I sound so posh compared to you lot": phonological variation and change in the Surrey accent.
  • Show author(s) (2013). The younger the Yankeer? a sociolinguistic study of Norwegian attitudes to English varieties.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Edinburgh Jockney? A socio-phonological study of accent variation and change in Edinburgh English.
  • Show author(s) (2013). "Ockers and Larrikins": An attitudinal study of accent use in Australian films.
  • Show author(s) (2013). "I Love Accents": The use of accents in American sitcoms.
  • Show author(s) (2011). World of Speechcraft: accent use and stereotyping in computer games.
  • Show author(s) (2011). The use of accents in Disney’s animated feature films 1995-2009: a sociolinguistic study of the good, the bad and the foreign.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Phonological variation and change in London Cockney English: a sociolinguistic study.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Estuary English in Norfampton? Phonological variation and change in Northampton English.
  • Show author(s) (2009). The portrayal of working-class speech in British film: a study of accent in British films from the 1960s and the 2000s.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) (2007). Variability and change in Received Pronunciation: a study of six phonological variables in the speech of television newsreaders.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Show author(s) (2020). A corpus-based study of /t/-flapping in American English broadcast speech.
  • Show author(s) (2006). R-sandhi in broadcast RP. 13 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2005). Talking proper or talking posh? The changing face of RP. 11 pages.
Poster
  • Show author(s) (2009). Phonological reduction and gender: a study of t-voicing and smoothing in RP.

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