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Linguistic meme thing [Nov. 2nd, 2006|09:50 pm]
“Nightwatch”
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What American accent do you have?
Your Result: The Inland North
 

You may think you speak "Standard English straight out of the dictionary" but when you step away from the Great Lakes you get asked annoying questions like "Are you from Wisconsin?" or "Are you from Chicago?" Chances are you call carbonated drinks "pop."

The Midland
 
The Northeast
 
Philadelphia
 
The South
 
The West
 
Boston
 
North Central
 
What American accent do you have?
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I suppose that's close enough, given that "CNN English" (i.e. SAE) is a Midwestern accent. I think I speak pretty standard SAE, and I do not call soda "pop", thank you very much.
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[User Picture]From: jazaaboo
2006-11-04 07:00 am (UTC)

You know who ELSE didn't call it "pop"?

Nazis
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