Friday, March 02, 2007

What American Accent do you have?

With thanks to Dori for passing this along:

What American accent do you have?
Your Result: The Inland North

You may think you speak "Standard English straight out of the dictionary" but when you step away from the Great Lakes you get asked annoying questions like "Are you from Wisconsin?" or "Are you from Chicago?" Chances are you call carbonated drinks "pop."

The Midland
The Northeast
The South
The West
North Central
What American accent do you have?
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I do call carbonated drinks "pop". I went to college in Cincinnati. My southern OH friends used to laugh at my Cleveland accent. One of them would make me say the sentence "Mom, put the salad in the box" so that he could laugh. (Anyone remember or know what happened to David N?)