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Southern American English

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Southern American English or Southern U.S. English is a collection of related American English ..... Some traditional East Coast Southern accents do not exhibit this Stage 1 glide deletion, particul...

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? What are the ...

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Mar 22, 2013 ... Origin of Southern Accent ... Why Do British Singers Sound American, Like Adele on "Skyfall"? ... As a Brit, how is my American Accent?

Do You Speak American . Sea to Shining Sea . American Varieties ...

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what speech do we like best? ... Most Americans can tell a “Southern accent” from the speech patterns of other ... Where did the “Confederate A” come from?

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Jul 19, 2013 ... I'd say I have a mild N.Y. accent probably severe when I'm upset....southern accents just irritated the shit outta me I can tolerate them a little now ...

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

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Dec 7, 2012 ... Why Does a Southern Drawl Sound Uneducated to Some? ... Stereotypes based on accent are deep rooted and they have profound ...

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 .... To my ear, some Irish accents do resemble an American accent, but again, not ..... Most of us feel reassured when we hear the pilot come on the ...

Origin of the Southern US Accent? [Archive] - Straight Dope ...

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If the 13 colonies were founded by the British, where in the world did the Southern accent come from? Or, for that matter, other dictinct east ...

When did Americans Stop "Talking British?" | Dialect Blog

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Jun 13, 2011 ... At what point did the American and British accents diverge? ... most Southerners spoke with what we think of today as a Southern Accent. ..... geographically separate colonies and they may have come from different areas, too.

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” ... have influenced the classic New York accent, it come primarily from ...

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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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The main dialect areas of the US can be traced to the four main migrations of English .... never traveled to New York are familiar with this accent from watching TV. .... phonological features of the backwoods southern dialects undoubtedly come ...

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

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Mar 26, 2010 ... To my British ears, the southern American accents sound a little like .... to direct influence; the Irish didn't come over in droves until much later.