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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southern_American_English

Southern American English or Southern U.S. English is a collection of related American English ... As of 2006, its Southern accent is strongly reported throughout the U.S. states of .... The following phonological phenomena focus on the developing sound system of the more recent Southern dialects of the United States that ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-origin-of-the-Southern-accent-in-the-US

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? How can you tell ...

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

What a lot of Americans think of as the typical "British accent” is what's called ... off in southern England, especially among the upper and upper-middle classes. ... Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, and Chicago developing their own unique accents, ...

pandora.cii.wwu.edu/vajda/ling201/test3materials/AmericanDialects.htm

These dialects developed because of the following factors: 1) the language ... 4) innovations in British English that did not occur in the more conservative .... Even people who have never traveled to New York are familiar with this accent from watching TV. ... Southern English speech laid the foundation for the development of ...

www.pbs.org/speak/seatosea/americanvarieties/southern

Read Summary. Most Americans can tell a “Southern accent” from the speech patterns of other regions. ... Where did the “Confederate A” come from? Why do .... National distribution systems for voice media were first developed in the 1930s .

boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/showthread.php?t=653116

I've always wondered how the Southern accent developed and at what .... But, be that as it may, even if true, this theory does not explain why ...

www.antimoon.com/forum/t15850-60.htm

To my British ears, the southern American accents sound a little like ... (Except for Katharine Hepburn, who apparently did talk that way even in ...

www.reddit.com/r/linguistics/comments/5xn77e/how_did_the_southern_accent_develop_on_the_us_and

Mar 5, 2017 ... lin⋅guis⋅tics: the scientific study of human language. what form does it take? how is meaning constructed? how is it structured? how is it ...

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

Dec 7, 2013 ... Or, how do accents develop over time in general? ... The American "Southern" accent did not exist until after the Civil War, probably emerging ...

www.reddit.com/r/history/comments/1cketc/the_origins_of_the_american_southern_accent

Apr 17, 2013 ... I hide my Southern accent because, well, it does stand for ignorance to ..... been present by the time the American Southern accents developed.