Discussion Forum

Please consider registering
guest

Log In Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —

  

— Match —

   

— Forum Options —

   

Wildcard usage:
*  matches any number of characters    %  matches exactly one character

Minimum search word length is 4 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

Topic RSS
Very cool dialect map, with audio samples
Topic Rating: 0 (0 votes) 
2011/01/04
5:44pm
dhenderson
Sunnyvale, CA
Member
Forum Posts: 71
Member Since:
2007/08/10
Offline
1
0

Rich Aschmann has created a very cool dialect map of the United States, with extensive audio samples included. Check it out.

I'd give my right arm to be ambidextrous.
2011/01/04
8:43pm
Jackie
Spring Green, WI
Member
Forum Posts: 112
Member Since:
2010/03/14
Offline
2
0

So cool! I think I'm going to be spending hours with that map. Thanks!

2011/01/05
4:58am
Glenn
Admin
Forum Posts: 1578
Member Since:
2009/03/03
Offline
3
0

I just spent way to much time at work looking at this. Thanks loads.

2011/01/05
9:20am
telemath
Member
Forum Posts: 204
Member Since:
2010/03/09
Offline
4
0

My goodness. The dialects are much more varied back east than they are here.

2011/01/05
12:12pm
Admin
Forum Posts: 620
Member Since:
2007/08/23
Offline
5
0

Does one map really cover it? Depending on local living patterns of different races or ethnicities, I would imagine many cities have more variation within them than there is variation across major line (like between Central Midland and South Inland in southern Missouri).

Emmett

Forum Timezone: America/Los_Angeles

Most Users Ever Online: 1147

Currently Online: Robert
11 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Top Posters:

Heimhenge: 750

Bob Bridges: 676

Ron Draney: 619

RobertB: 427

tromboniator: 371

Robert: 354

Dick: 350

samaphore: 319

dilettante: 287

Raffee: 238

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 604

Members: 2994

Moderators: 1

Admins: 5

Forum Stats:

Groups: 1

Forums: 1

Topics: 3084

Posts: 16244

Newest Members: EastTexasDraw, Jen_Jen, venessa1@mac.com, BB, Kissezlean, Haerlee, pampmap, Lisbet, holahada, Twisted2014

Moderators: Grant Barrett (1420)

Administrators: Martha Barnette (828), Grant Barrett (1420), EmmettRedd (620), Glenn (1578), timfelten (0)