Regional Accents Quiz

Question 1
In the United States, regional accents are

Question 2
What is a major reason why some southerners try to lose their accent?

Question 3
According to the MSNBC article, about how many major regional accents are there in the United States?

Question 4
On the Nationwide Speech Project map, what is one state that has a large area where, in general, the people do not have a distinct regional accent?

Question 5
According to the Nationwide Speech Project article, a person who pronounces the word doctor as if it were spelled dactor is probably from

One Comment

  1. Lori says:

    The answer to how many regional accents are there in the U.S. is not in the preceding article.