II. DEVELOPMENT OF REGIONAL U.S. DIALECTS
III. ATTITUDES TO LOCAL DIALECTS IN THE U.S.
IV. Difference Between British and American English
V. Personal Reflection on Attitudes toward dialects
1. Standard English:
If a person want to get a high status in any society, speaking a standard English is essential. Standard English is the dialect which is normally used in printed books and newspapers. Especially, the dialect used in the education system is considered as Standard English. In addition, it is the dialect found in dictionaries and grammar books. Standard English uses grammatical forms such as:
I don't want any.
She hasn't done it.
They did it yesterday.
the person who went
He hurt himself.