Quebec accents revisited
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This woman is from Quebec City. But to me, she sounds like she could be from Ontario.
Accents: would you rather not have them?
I'm curious to hear what real UK residents think of accents, and if you'd prefer to live in a location where there were no accent differences. I think everyone is familiar with the fact that in the UK, an accent gives the listener a quick way to catch onto someone's background--where they gr...
Attractive and Ugly American Accents
Which American accents do you think are the ugliest and which ones seems most attractive to you. I like East Coast accent but would like to hear from Others about which accents they like.
***The Accent Thread*** - ALL accent/speech/language posts go here!
I'm trying to undertand what a Canadian accent is? I know accents from: Newfoudland, Nova Scotia and Quebec. But I'm more concerned with the rest of Canada especially Ontario. I keep hearing 'aboot'. We don't say that! I don't know where that comes from, maybe East Coast may from like...
Please explain to me "Canadian" culture? Thank you!
Can anyone explain Canadian culture to me? I am interested in British-Canadian culture, as I have found more answers for the French. Is British Canadian Culture more than "not American"? What are the traditional foods? Any folk dances? Unique Celebrations? How did Canadians develop the the same...
Southern accents in Virginia
Heading north through Virginia, what is the last area where southern accents are prominent? Be as specific as you want, name any counties or towns.
Why do Americans think Canadians have accents?
We don't (except for Quebec and Newfoundland). I'm from southern Ontario and I don't have a Canadian accent, neither do I know or have I ever met anyone else that does. We sound exactly like Americans, I see zero difference in how a Canadian speaks and how an american speaks with a general americ...
A silly question about accents
Since we haven't been to Lexington/Louisville yet, I was wondering if the people who live there have southern or midwestern accents. Just curious.
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