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Other assorted folks outside of the US might enjoy learning where your vocalizations would be most common in this big melting pot of a country.
How Y’all, Youse and You Guys Talk
What does the way you speak say about where you’re from? Answer all the questions below to see your personal dialect map.
Apparently, on my first pass through the quiz, I'm from the south east, somewhere near Richmond. Or Birmingham. Or Augusta.
One out of three ain't bad for an online quiz, though.
'Tractor-trailer' and 'y'all' helped them peg me closest.
My second time through gave a more accurate result, based on a couple of different questions. Atlanta was the outlier thanks to the pajama question.
I enjoyed this, and was pegged to a Boston/Providence/Worcester native - pretty frickin' close as I grew up in Boston, lived in Providence during and right after college, and now live an hour east of Worcester.