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John F. Kennedy
used in Do You Speak American?

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Definition
35th President of the United States; established the Peace Corps, Space Race, and partial Nuclear Test Ban Treaty; ordered the Bay of Pigs invasion and response to the Cuban Missile Crisis; assassinated (1917-1963)
  • It avoids what linguists call the intrusive "r," pronouncing saw as sawr or, as John Kennedy did, Cuba as Cuber.
    three — Toward a Standard: Putting the "R" in "American" (36% in)
  • When her family sat down to watch the televised debate, "I could not believe that this man John Kennedy was not a comedian.
    four — This Ain't Your Mama's South Anymore (92% in)

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