Re: Is it offensive to ask a Scotsperson to speak English?
Originally Posted by tunstall birdman
Aye you could have a point, but is accent not classed as slang and not the 'queens English'?
Slang is using incorrect/lazy/or possibly colloquial words. Accent is how your voice sounds not what words you use. (I think). Dialect is local language. Think how the local areas say different differently.