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Do you speak with a discernable accent tied to a particular region or country?

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Asked by jmpj8107 at 4:51 PM on May. 24, 2011 in Entertainment

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  • I guess if Californians have an accent then I talk with that one least that's what my family from Michigan tell me LOL

    Answer by Lucky209 at 4:52 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Doesn't everyone?

    Answer by SWasson at 4:53 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • I've been told that by the way I say certain words people can tell I'm from the south.

    Answer by wildflowers25 at 4:53 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • I've fought my entire life not to speak "localese". My parents are from upstate NY, I was born in NJ and raised in the dirty south. No one down here can pin where I am from, everyone up there says I have a *slight* accent. Guess I've not done so bad after all. I'd prefer that my first impression does not scream of ignorant hick.

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 4:57 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Good question... am told many wanna be newscasters are sent to WY, CO, MT, and UT to "get rid of" their accents. That being said and being from WY, I guess I do not have an accent...

    Answer by Wyomingmama at 5:07 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • I'm sure I do, doesn't mean I notice it, but I'm sure others do.

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 5:08 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • YA'll better believe it! Anybody care to guess from where? I'll give ya'll a hint. Where I live, well is often a 4 syllable word!

    Answer by busymom340 at 5:08 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • I used to do customer service and received calls from all over. I was told I have a heavy Chicago accent LOL

    Answer by techgirl3 at 5:24 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Southern. I don't know if North Carolina has a specific sounding accent?

    Answer by heathermarie32 at 5:30 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Southern. I think its the price I paid for moving to the mountains in Virginia.

    Answer by alf2651 at 5:50 PM on May. 24, 2011

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