Story: English language in New Zealand

Regional differences

Regional differences are evident in New Zealand English. Some of these differences are explored in the 2005 television documentary New Zild.

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Bright Spark Television
Reference: NewZild: the story of New Zealand English [videorecording]. Director and producer, John Milligan. Auckland: Bright Spark Television, 2005

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How to cite this page:

Dianne Bardsley, 'English language in New Zealand - The development of New Zealand English', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 August 2022)

Story by Dianne Bardsley, published 5 Sep 2013