There’s a band of “r” coloring (”Rhoticism”) about 50 miles wide North to South that stretches from Baltimore to the Rocky Mountains ~ just listen to it when someone says “wash” (as in Warshington) or “squash” (as in Squarsh).
posted on 10/09/2010 8:24:28 AM PDT
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and there is fanger and wuhtuhr.
posted on 10/09/2010 8:45:08 AM PDT
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Natives of the Outer Banks of North Carolina have a unique accent that sounds Elizabethan.
And they refer to us tourists as ‘off islanders’.
posted on 10/09/2010 8:49:18 AM PDT
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