Dialect Coach dissects Movie-Idiolects

23.08.2017 Movies #Language

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Super-interesting clip by Wired: „Dialect coach Erik Singer [here's a Reddit-AMA regarding the clip below] takes a look at idiolects, better known as the specific way one individual speaks. To best break down this concept, Erik analyzes some actors playing real people. Just how close was Jamie Foxx's Ray Charles? What about Cate Blanchett's portrayal of Bob Dylan? Is Daniel Day-Lewis' Lincoln accurate?“