True, the forum title may seem narrow minded and provocative to some, but,
speaking as a Yankee, what is the origin of the southern accent?
Dec 7, 2012 ... Americans can be taken back when hearing a black person speak with a ... The
authors suggest that Southerners do not categorize speakers of ...
They speak a language that barely resembles English and they act ..... When I
first lived in the South, I just figured Southerns just talked funny.
Mar 16, 2015 ... Southerners aren't “about to do” something...they're “fixin' to.” And more funny
expressions from the Southern United States.
Sep 25, 2013 ... “Just because I talk slow doesn't mean I'm stupid. ... So do yourself a favor, and
disabuse yourself of this notion altogether. ... Not SO weird, since I'm from Florida,
and many Southerners don't consider Florida “the South,” but ...
Jun 29, 2011 ... Because of this tragic lack of getting the roads fixed, Southerners do not call our
..... All yall Yankees tryin to talk southern, just shut up. ..... 20 years now and I've
found southerners to be warm, fiercely intelligent, funny as hell, ...
May 5, 2016 ... Southerners with a heavy country accent don't say tire like you do. It is more of a
taar .... Funny Southern Sayings, Expressions, and Slang .... I do find it sad that
some people associate Southern speak with ignorance. It simply ...
How to speak with an accent from the South of the United States. ... At the
moment Flash does not work in 64-bit browsers (a problem with some versions of
Internet Explorer: a good time to try .... When Southerners talk about you, the verb
"to be" is often dropped. .... You can read HTSS from cover to cover because it's
What kind of impression do you have? ... She got quite a bit of 'banter' from the
Southerners claiming that she was ... Northerners talk funny.
Aug 5, 2014 ... Do Southerners really speak more slowly than other English speakers? ... Again,
weird term for an easy concept: some SWVE speakers don't ...