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Regional accents of English

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The regional accents of English speakers show great variation across the areas where English .... The Hebrides islands for the most part do not fall into what is now considered a typical Scottish ac...

Probing Question: How did regional accents originate? | Penn State ...

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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 ...

Where do accents and dialects come from? - English Language ...

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Nov 28, 2010 ... Why do people in different areas speak differently? Where do accents come from, how do they change and/or survive over time and why do we ...

Accents - LINGUIST List

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We do this in language as well as in other ... Since humans left their place of origin in East ...

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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 ...

ELI5: How did the "American" accent develop after the British ...

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Dec 7, 2013 ... Or, how do accents develop over time in general? ... Someone once explained to me that some American accents come from the gradual ...

Where did regional accents come from? | Yahoo Answers

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Oct 28, 2006 ... What creates accents? It's obviously not genetic, so it must be environmental influences, but how did they originally start? I've always liked the ...

Why do People Have Accents? - Orville Jenkins Home

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This means every one who speaks has an accent. To speak is to have an accent. Where do accents come from? Well, accents don't really "come from" anywhere ...

telc - Why do people have different accents when they speak English?

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Everyone has one, whether you think you do or you don't. Those who speak English as a second language have what many regard as “foreign” accents, but ...

When Did Americans Lose Their British Accents And More ...

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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 ...

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When Did Americans Lose Their British Accents? | Mental Floss

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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 ...

The Science of Accents - io9

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Jun 22, 2012 ... ... we can all spend our weekend with melifluous Scottish accents ringing in our ears. But where exactly do accents come from in the first place?

Why Do Americans and Brits Have Different Accents? - Live Science

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Jan 9, 2012 ... At the time of the American Revolution, Americans and British people spoke the same. It was the British accent that later diverged.