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Southern American English - Wikipedia

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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 Virginia, Kentuc...

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Mar 22, 2013 ... Origin of Southern Accent ... When Did Americans Lose Their British Accents? ... My husband tries to speak without a southern accent!

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

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After a recent visit to Kentucky, I'm interested to learn about the origin of the ... The Southern Accent is actually pretty diverse and though many of us (e.g., me) can't ...

Rful Southern - PBS

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Most Americans can tell a “Southern accent” from the speech patterns of other regions. Among many sound features recognized as Southern, one in particular ...

Southern Accent Hypothesis and Question - Straight Dope Message Board

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I've always wondered how the Southern accent developed and at what point .... dialect terms and pronunciations are actually of Scottish origin.

Why do yanks compare American southern accent to English ...

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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 ...

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

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Dec 7, 2013 ... Why don't we (Americans) speak with a British accent, since we started out ... First of all, most southern whites did not have black 'mammies. ... It's very clear that American English accents reflect the origins of the people who ...

The Curious Case of the American Accent - Neatorama

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Feb 24, 2014 ... Their distinctive accent can still be heard in many Southern regions: “far” ... According to some theories, this was the origin of what is now called ...

British/French origins of American Southern accents - Eupedia

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http://youtu.be/XPfOL4wUuMU short clip from a show on the history channel called "you don't know Dixie", very briefly explains some of the ...

Why Does a Southern Drawl Sound Uneducated to Some ...

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Dec 7, 2012 ... Stereotypes based on accent are deep rooted and they have profound ... 3 second audio clip of speech in either a Northern or Southern accent.

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When Did Americans Lose Their British Accents? | Mental Floss

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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, ...

Linguistics 201: The Dialects of American English

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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  ...

Southern Accent (Roman, influence, slaves, historical) - History ...

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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.