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Old 10-11-2013, 01:38 PM
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I could answer this but you probably won't have a clue....

Mine is East Yorkshire, with a twang of merseyside, and... I think that's it, but I now live in Wales and work in Shropshire! They are all completely different accents.

I use many Yorkshire terms, but not as many as I used to. For example, cor I'm mafting, giz a croggie and we will go buy ice creams. Actually, I hardly ever say croggie as I have no need too lol

I use some welsh words, but only with the other half. Sws is kiss. Cwtch is cuddle. Uch y fi means urgh lol.

I'm a proper mongrel.
I love you posting random, awesome bits of UK knowledge/culture that I would otherwise be without.
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Old 10-12-2013, 02:31 PM
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I love you posting random, awesome bits of UK knowledge/culture that I would otherwise be without.
Hahaha. Well, I'm a fountain of knowledge on this stuff.
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Old 10-13-2013, 08:57 PM
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Here is another link. Not sure if its the same but its similar.
http://www.gotoquiz.com/what_america...nt_do_you_have


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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."

Which is no surpise, considering I was born and raised in MI and still live here. LOL Only been out of the state a handful of times.
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Old 10-13-2013, 10:05 PM
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100% Inland North!

And yes, it's pop.
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Old 10-13-2013, 10:09 PM
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Your Result: The Midland

95%

"You have a Midland accent" is just another way of saying "you don't have an accent." You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern Indiana, southern Illinois, and Missouri) but then for all we know you could be from Florida or Charleston or one of those big southern cities like Atlanta or Dallas. You have a good voice for TV and radio.

Interesting. I did grow up in a large southern city and often think I just have no accent/generic american accent.
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Old 10-14-2013, 01:20 AM
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Quiz says I have a Boston accent.
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Old 10-14-2013, 05:18 AM
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Mine is 100% Boston according to the quiz. Which makes sense considering I'm born and raised in Mass.
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Old 10-14-2013, 07:43 AM
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86% North Central ..
Outsiders probably mistake you for a Canadian a lot. <-- Or, correctly identify me as such ahaha
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