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Texas Twang Fixin' To Ride Off Into The Sunset : NPR

Texas Twang Fixin' To Ride Off Into The Sunset : NPR | Global Affairs & Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source | Scoop.it

The way Texans speak, from using words like "y'all" to that old Texas twang, is iconic in American culture. But linguists say the twang is fading — and that, in a few decades, "talking Texan" may sound quite different than it does today.-NPR

 

This is a great piece on regional dialects and how some are fading for reasons other than what you might think.

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