accent noun (PRONUNCIATION) translate to Traditional Chinese Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "accent" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

accent

noun [C] (PRONUNCIATION) 發音     /ˈæk.sənt/
the way in which people in a particular area, country or social group pronounce words 口音,腔調;土音 He's got a strong French/Scottish accent. 他說話帶有很重的法國/蘇格蘭口音。 She's French but she speaks with an impeccable English accent. 她是法國人,但說話卻是地道的英國腔。 He speaks with a broad/heavy/strong/thick Yorkshire accent. 他說話帶有很重的約克郡口音。 I thought I could detect a slight West Country accent. 我想我可以聽得出來一點輕微的英格蘭西南部口音。 Ways of speaking
accented     /əkˈsen.tɪd/ US  /ˈæk.sen.t̬ɪd/ adjective
He spoke in heavily accented English. 他說英語帶有很重的外國口音。 Ways of speaking
(Definition of accent noun (PRONUNCIATION) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Read More 

Word of the Day

spaceship

(especially in stories) a vehicle used for travel in space

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More