Scottish English: TRAINPlay video
a Scottish comedian discusses the "proper" pronunciation fo the word train
Purple Burglar AlarmPlay video
A comedian's alevolar trill makes for a great Scottish tongue-twister.
Glaswegian AccentPlay video
A Polish man and a Scottish man with a Glaswegian accent talk about sports and being friends.
Scottish AccentsPlay video
The dialect coach Carol Ann Crawford for the show Outlander demonstrates a series of Scottish accents and gives a brief description on each.
Accent Tour of the UK
We talked in class about how one person producing two versions of one vowel was helpful when asking people to evaluate or respond to speech, because it eliminates other factors such as age and gender, and controls for the vowel itself. I thought this was a really good example of that: this man is really good at putting on a lot of the accents of the UK, and the fact that it is just one person makes it really easy to hear the differences in his speech.