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used in Do You Speak American?

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  • Our experience demonstrated once again that American speech is not being homogenized by media influence, but precisely the reverse.
    four — This Ain't Your Mama's South Anymore (53% in)
  • And, in the same way, to use words that are more correct, more precise, more correctly evocative of what you're trying to say.
    one — The Language Wars (75% in)
  • But this is completely wrong: people treasure their local accents, precisely because where they come from, or where they feel they belong, does still matter.
    two — Changing Dialects: Dingbatters Versus Hoi-Toiders (87% in)

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