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BiggJawn Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-03-05 12:29 PM
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44. That's scary...
65% General American English
10% Dixie
10% Upper Midwestern
10% Yankee
5% Midwestern

I'm from Indiana, that takes care of the Upper Midwestern AND Dixie parts..

Don't rightly know where the "Yankee" comes from...
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  -Quiz thingy: What kind of American English do you speak? unsavedtrash  Jun-03-05 03:36 AM   #0 
  - Hmmmm...  enigmatic   Jun-03-05 03:38 AM   #1 
  - the dixie part comes from -y'all- and -coke- answers, I am sure.  fleabert   Jun-03-05 03:41 AM   #2 
  - It has to be more than that  orangepeel68   Jun-03-05 12:01 PM   #33 
  - He doesn't have us in there.  mahina   Jun-03-05 03:49 AM   #3 
  - Hmmmm..  ogradda   Jun-03-05 03:52 AM   #4 
  - I was trying to figure that out too. Hot dish or casserole?  unsavedtrash   Jun-03-05 03:54 AM   #5 
  - It's a casserole. Dammit.  ogradda   Jun-03-05 03:57 AM   #7 
     - here in Alabama, it is a casserole and it is coke not soda  unsavedtrash   Jun-03-05 04:35 AM   #18 
  - I'm thinking upper Great Lakes area...  enigmatic   Jun-03-05 03:55 AM   #6 
     - Yep. Grew up mostly in that area.  xmas74   Jun-03-05 04:21 AM   #13 
        - Me too..  enigmatic   Jun-03-05 04:23 AM   #14 
           - they still use "eh" in the UP.  xmas74   Jun-03-05 04:30 AM   #16 
              - It's beautiful up there  enigmatic   Jun-03-05 04:35 AM   #17 
                 - Not really but I have always planned to.  xmas74   Jun-03-05 04:46 AM   #21 
  - Here's mine  BlondieK143   Jun-03-05 03:58 AM   #8 
  - Dixie is southern right?  ogradda   Jun-03-05 04:01 AM   #9 
     - I think so.  BlondieK143   Jun-03-05 04:02 AM   #10 
  - Mine  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Jun-03-05 04:08 AM   #11 
  - My results:  Dark_Leftist   Jun-03-05 04:15 AM   #12 
  - Mine  xmas74   Jun-03-05 04:23 AM   #15 
  - 60 percent General American??  SmileyBoy   Jun-03-05 04:40 AM   #19 
  - mine and you can tell i grew up all over the world  crimson333   Jun-03-05 04:44 AM   #20 
  - me  tsakshaug   Jun-03-05 04:50 AM   #22 
  - My results are weird, y'all.  BlueIris   Jun-03-05 05:56 AM   #23 
  - This Is What I Got  ProfessorGAC   Jun-03-05 06:00 AM   #24 
  - I speak N'awlins/Brooklynese/Creole  Swamp Rat   Jun-03-05 06:11 AM   #25 
  - My profile:  RebelOne   Jun-03-05 06:17 AM   #26 
  - 45%-General American, 40%-Dixie and 15%-Yankee  tnlefty   Jun-03-05 11:39 AM   #27 
  - For what it's worth....  khashka   Jun-03-05 11:46 AM   #28 
  - interesting!  progmom   Jun-03-05 11:50 AM   #29 
  - 40% Gen. American English; 40% Yankee; 10% Upper...  FlyByNight   Jun-03-05 11:50 AM   #30 
  - Hmm.  Lars39   Jun-03-05 11:54 AM   #31 
  - I'm a mutt...  Prag   Jun-03-05 11:55 AM   #32 
  - here's mine  LeftyMom   Jun-03-05 12:02 PM   #34 
  - Me...  SarahBelle   Jun-03-05 12:08 PM   #35 
  - Here's mine:  mohinoaklawnillinois   Jun-03-05 12:08 PM   #36 
  - 65% General American English  hickman1937   Jun-03-05 12:09 PM   #37 
  - here is mine  Zuni   Jun-03-05 12:13 PM   #38 
  - 70 % General, 25 %Upper Midwestern, 5% Midwestern  Strawman   Jun-03-05 12:15 PM   #39 
  - hard to believe  leftofthedial   Jun-03-05 12:15 PM   #40 
  - I've never lived in a midwestern state - I wonder what question that  JimmyJazz   Jun-03-05 12:17 PM   #41 
  - 80% general, 15%Upper Midwest, 5%Yankee  gwbsamoron   Jun-03-05 12:23 PM   #42 
  - 30% Yankee??!!  madeline_con   Jun-03-05 12:28 PM   #43 
  - That's scary...  BiggJawn   Jun-03-05 12:29 PM   #44 
  - 70% General; 15% Dixie; 10% Yankee; 5% Upper Midwestern...  KrazyKat   Jun-03-05 12:33 PM   #45 
 

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