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Pronunciation (14 vs 40) and (ASS vs AS)
Use this video as an example and search the other ones by this author for those who can and want to use on your classrooms. Not all may be applicable 🙂

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BroadyELT

From:
Business_Insider
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Excerpt:
Regional accents are a major part of what makes American English so interesting as a dialect.

Joshua Katz, a Ph. D student in statistics at North Carolina State University, just published a group of awesome visualizations of Professor Bert Vaux and Scott Golder’s linguistic survey that looked at how Americans pronounce words. (via detsl on /r/Linguistics)

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/22-maps-that-show-the-deepest-linguistic-conflicts-in-america-2013-6?op=1#ixzz2i6YQEfz1

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