The Southern U.S. dialects, which have largely superseded an older set of
dialects originating in the same area, make up the largest accent group in the
The Southern Accent is actually pretty diverse and though many of us (e.g., me)
can't really hear the differences, the accent in West Texas is very different...
Mar 22, 2013 ... Southern accents come from the Scottish and the Irish, not a bunch of posh
English .... I mean audio about the origins of the Southern accent.
What is the origin of certain features of Southern English that cannot be ....
People who are said to speak "without an accent" are actually speaking with this
Most Americans can tell a “Southern accent” from the speech patterns of other
regions. Among many sound features recognized as Southern, one in particular ...
Jan 17, 2012 ... What a lot of Americans think of as the typical "British accent” is ... not long after
the revolution, non-rhotic speech took off in southern England, ...
Apr 24, 2013 ... audioThe origin of the American Southern Accent. .... Basically the southern
drawl is a slowed down elongated British accent and the Creole ...
Mar 26, 2010 ... To my British ears, the southern American accents sound a little like southern ... It
would be interesting if I could trace the place-of-origin roots of ...
I've always wondered how the Southern accent developed and at what point ....
dialect terms and pronunciations are actually of Scottish origin.
Hi, Can someone please tell me what are the origins of the southern US accent.
The more I hear, the more it sounds Irish to a certain extent.