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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southern_American_English

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

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? What do British ...

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

Jan 17, 2012 ... What a lot of Americans think of as the typical "British accent” is what's .... not long after the revolution, non-rhotic speech took off in southern England, ... Pittsburgh, and Chicago developing their own unique accents, and ...

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

To my British ears, the southern American accents sound a little like ... very few English aristocrats ever came to America, although they did ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=How+Did+the+Southern+Accent+Develop%3F&v=CwwffKlvfOY
Mar 22, 2013 ... Therefore, saying that the Southern accent derives from it is dubious at best. ... The problem is that, although a strong southern drawl does not ...

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 .

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

Dec 7, 2013 ... Linguists have shown links between west African words/sounds and southern US accent. Quite literally, several decades of upper class ...

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

May 26, 2012 ... 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 ...