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There are no male or female accents in Polish. The way words are pronounced by men and women is exactly the same. If you are hearing differences in how men and women speak Polish, then I would assume it's just you. It certainly is true that individual people pronounce certain sounds slightly differently, but it is not a gender characteristic. Also, in your ...


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Yes, accent modification certainly exists. In the classical bel canto tradition, a specifically prescribed form of pronunciation exclusively for singing is generally required, taught in a very precise way through (lyric) diction classes. Many a tome has been devoted to this subject e.g. Adams (2007) for the major operatic languages of 18th and 19th century ...


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