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BroadyELT

From:
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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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42 Amazing Maps That Help Me Understand the World and My Place in It

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40 Maps That Explain the World

“Maps can be a remarkably powerful tool for understanding the world and how it works, but they show only what you ask them to.” Read more…

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