aefenglommung (aefenglommung) wrote,
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aefenglommung

Oh, come on

I can do Wisconsin or Chicago, but they don't really sound like me. This quiz focussed mostly on vowels, not on consonants (as in "Da Bears") or intonation.

What American accent do you have?
Your Result: The Inland North

You may think you speak "Standard English straight out of the dictionary" but when you step away from the Great Lakes you get asked annoying questions like "Are you from Wisconsin?" or "Are you from Chicago?" Chances are you call carbonated drinks "pop."

The South
The Northeast
Philadelphia
The Midland
The West
Boston
North Central
What American accent do you have?
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