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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accent_(sociolinguistics)

In sociolinguistics, an accent is a manner of pronunciation peculiar to a particular individual, .... Even when the listener does understand the speaker, the presence of an accent that is difficult to ... In the United States, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination based on national origin, implying accents.

news.psu.edu/story/141216/2005/08/29/research/probing-question-how-did-regional-accents-originate

Aug 29, 2005 ... On the hot, humid streets of New Orleans, Louisiana, it's easy to pick out the locals with just one word: "'Nawlins". That's the name of their fair ...

english.stackexchange.com/questions/5815/where-do-accents-and-dialects-come-from

If you start out in northern Germany, and start heading (along the ... A good way to think about why we have dialects and accents is if you don't ...

mentalfloss.com/article/29761/when-did-americans-lose-their-british-accents

Jan 17, 2012 ... Readers Nick and Riela have both written to ask how and when English colonists in America lost their British accents and how American ...

io9.com/5919805/the-science-of-accents

Jun 22, 2012 ... ... accents ringing in our ears. But where exactly do accents come from in the first place? How do we get them? What's the mechanism by which ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/when-did-Americans-Lose-British-accents-ask-smithsonian-180955291

Weather systems in the United States move from west to east, so how is it that Atlantic hurricanes originate off the African coast and move west? John Jay Rouse ...

www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/index.php?topic=4406.0

The accent in Stoke seems to be fairly unique insofar as it does seem ... north the Scottish influence begins to appear which has a Gaelic origin.

www.reddit.com/r/explainlikeimfive/comments/1sayfu/eli5_how_did_the_american_accent_develop_after

Or, how do accents develop over time in general? ... Someone once explained to me that some American accents come from the gradual ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=How+Did+Accents+Originate&v=UZIgr_v07Xc
Jul 19, 2013 ... Why is it that your location dictates the way you speak? Where did it all start? Find out, today on Showcaine! Leave us a video response ...