April 19, 2005

I speak Uhmericun

You'd think after 20+ years in the South I'd speak Dixie. Recon I'll has to chaynge the ways I be talkin'.

Your Linguistic Profile:

55% General American English
25% Dixie
20% Yankee
0% Midwestern
0% Upper Midwestern
What Kind of American English Do You Speak?

Please don't change on our account! :-)

I got 60% general, 30% Yankee, 5% each Dixie and Upper Midwestern. Not too surprising seeing as how I spent many of my formative years in NY.

Fun quiz!

Posted at April 19, 2005 05:37 PM

yeah, shouldn't you speak Mississippian by now? my sisters came home with a stronger accent after they attended Millsaps.

Posted at April 22, 2005 01:55 PM