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How We Talk: American Regional English Today

Allan Metcalf
Format
Book
Published
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2000.
Language
English
ISBN
0618043632 (cloth), 0618043624 (paper)
Contents
  • South 1
  • Upper South or South Midlands 39
  • North 55
  • New England 62
  • New York City and the Mid-Atlantic 79
  • Inland North 93
  • West 119
  • Mountain West 122
  • Far West and Beyond 131
  • American Ethnic 155
  • In the Movies 177
  • Dialects 2100 191.
Description
xvi, 206 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes indexes.
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