Managing Accents at Work

Managing Accents at Work

A linguistics study from University of Manchester finds: “most people modify their accent not because they lack pride in it, quite the opposite in fact. It’s actually because they fear the negative perceptions others might have of them if they don’t, especially in work-related contexts.”

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