American English - not quite the Queen's English.
The changing accents on the UK's longest rail journey, the 0820 from Aberdeen to Penzance.
Susie Dent explores Americanisms in British English – should we love not loathe them?
How British actors Damian Lewis and Dominic West took on American accents.
Chris Mason examines how politicians' accents - and attitudes towards them - have changed.
Matthew Engel warns of a new threat to the English language from Americanisms.
Michael Rosen and guests 'drill down' into the subject of office jargon.
Melvyn Bragg observes the decline of RP alongside an increasing pride in regional accents.
Alistair Cooke muses on curious linguistic differences between America and England.
Jerome Weidman, America's first 'street-smart novelist' and peculiarities of US English.
The language divide - American or English?
Zareer Masani on why Indians worship English as a goddess who can free them from poverty.