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Thread #153823 Message #3605853
Posted By: Jack the Sailor
28-Feb-14 - 11:47 AM
Thread Name: BS: A tour of the British Isles in accents
Subject: RE: BS: A tour of the British Isles in accents
We had about 400 people in our high school, about six distinct accents including the ones speaking Standard English and trying to sound like the provincial media announcers. Basically, every little cove and bay had its own accident. I could tell who was from the West or East side of a town with 1,200 people from the way they pronounced "R."