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Accent (sociolinguistics) - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

The Science of Accents - io9

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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 ...

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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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 ...

What is the origin of the Southern accent in the US? - Quora

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The Southern Accent is actually pretty diverse and though many of us (e.g., me) can't really ... Where did the US southern accents come from? David Shockey ...

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? ... password when most account breaches come from a hack and not just guessing?