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impact
used in Do You Speak American?

10 uses
  • This is why the impact will be more profound.
    eight — Teaching Computers to Speak American (79% in)
  • This reality, often described as the "closing" of the Western frontier, had a huge psychological impact just when Eastern cities were filling up with immigrants from Southern and Eastern Europe, many of them Catholics and Jews.
    three — Toward a Standard: Putting the "R" in "American" (39% in)
  • She told a story about the impact of her accent in the late 1930s, when she attended Columbia University in New York.
    four — This Ain't Your Mama's South Anymore (49% in)
  • Many of the Germans were educated, middle-class people who quickly made a cultural impact.
    five — Hispanic Immigration: Reconquest or Assimilation? (21% in)
  • Ken Lewis said, "One of the things I remember Judge Joyner indicating in his opinion was the need to help youngsters appreciate the difference between the language of the majority, how it would impact upon your being perceived by others."
    six — Bad-mouthing Black English (53% in)
  • The girls told us that Clueless had a big impact on them.
    seven — Language from a State of Change (26% in)
  • And he's all, 'Well, I think you should,' and it makes a big impact on the students.
    seven — Language from a State of Change (43% in)
  • Linguist Dennis Baron has studied the gender issue in language and says that feminism has also had its impact on which words women choose to use or not to use.
    seven — Language from a State of Change (93% in)
  • When that happens, the impact will be profound, really amazing.
    eight — Teaching Computers to Speak American (62% in)
  • If they are successful, XD Huang believes the impact will be "even more profound than television.
    eight — Teaching Computers to Speak American (75% in)

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