The world is full of different languages. When speakers of those language learn to speak English they use many of the sounds of their native language to approximate those in English. That is an accent. But what about dialect?
A dialect includes the accent (the sounds used in pronunciation) but also vocabulary/vernacular, musicality/inflection, and grammar. When learning an accent and dialect at The Actors' Place, each course is broken down into segments:
At the end of the course, students have the materials they need to continue practice and build toward a fully convincing dialect.