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Raymond Hickey is Professor of English Linguistics at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany. His main research interests are varieties of English (especially Irish English and Dublin English) and general questions of language contact, variation and change. Among his recent book publications are Irish English: History and Present-Day Forms (Cambridge, 2007), The Handbook of Language Contact (2010), Eighteenth-Century English (Cambridge, 2010) and The Sound Structure of Modern Irish (2014).

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
English language -- Variation -- Research.
English language -- Dialects -- Research.
English language -- Spoken English -- Research.
English language -- Phonology -- Research.
English language -- Listening comprehension -- Research.
English language -- English speaking countries.
Sound recordings -- Research.