And with the increase in the Hispanic population, English and Spanish are converging in America. In a few decades I believe we’ll have a separate language called Spanglish. It’s already beginning.
posted on 10/09/2010 8:26:31 AM PDT
("Poor Al Gore. Global warming completely debunked via the very internet you invented." -Jon Stewart)
If something like that happens, it will be a mark of a lower class person, much like “Ebonics” today. I don’t see any movement toward “Spanglish” in the SW. Those who speak it are recent immigrants.
posted on 10/09/2010 8:33:58 AM PDT
("I'll agree to save the whales as long as we can deport the liberals")
English and Spanish are converging in America
Beat me to it.
I have no clue what the author means by an American accent. Cross state lines, or for that matter from inner city to suburbs, and you're listening to a different accent.
posted on 10/09/2010 10:17:51 AM PDT
(K Parliament- how could a young man born in Kenya who is not even a native American become the POTUS)
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