What type of English do you speak?

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  1. The ClayTaurus
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    A different take on something that's been posted here before.

    <table style="color: black;" width=400 align=center border=1 bordercolor=black cellspacing=0 cellpadding=2>
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    <h3>Your Linguistic Profile:</h3>
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    60% General American English</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    20% Upper Midwestern</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    10% Yankee</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    5% Dixie</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    5% Midwestern</td></tr></table>

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    What a mix! :laugh:

    <table style="color: black;" width=400 align=center border=1 bordercolor=black cellspacing=0 cellpadding=2>
    <tr><td align="center" bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    <h3>Your Linguistic Profile:</h3>
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    50% General American English</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    30% Dixie</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    15% Yankee</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    5% Upper Midwestern</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    0% Midwestern</td></tr></table>

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    <table style="color: black;" width=400 align=center border=1 bordercolor=black cellspacing=0 cellpadding=2>
    <tr><td align="center" bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    <h3>Your Linguistic Profile:</h3>
    </td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    60% General American English</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    20% Yankee</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    15% Upper Midwestern</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    5% Dixie</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    0% Midwestern</td></tr></table>

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    <a href="http://www.blogthings.com/amenglishdialecttest/">What Kind of American English Do You Speak?</a>
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    <table style="color: black;" width=400 align=center border=1 bordercolor=black cellspacing=0 cellpadding=2>
    <tr><td align="center" bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    <h3>Your Linguistic Profile:</h3>
    </td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    45% Yankee</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    40% General American English</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    10% Upper Midwestern</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    5% Dixie</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    0% Midwestern</td></tr></table>

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  5. Zhukov
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    70% general american
     
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    kinda funny...i'm born/raised and lived all my life in MN, yet I only speak 5% midwestern...huh

    <table style="color: black;" width=400 align=center border=1 bordercolor=black cellspacing=0 cellpadding=2>
    <tr><td align="center" bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    <h3>Your Linguistic Profile:</h3>
    </td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    70% General American English</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    10% Dixie</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    10% Upper Midwestern</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    5% Midwestern</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    5% Yankee</td></tr></table>

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  7. Adam's Apple
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    60% General American English
    25% Yankee
    10% Dixie
    5% Upper Midwestern
    0% Midwestern
     
  8. JOKER96BRAVO
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    50% General American English
    25% Dixie
    15% Yankee
    10% Midwestern
    0% Upper Midwestern
     
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    <table style="color: black;" width=400 align=center border=1 bordercolor=black cellspacing=0 cellpadding=2>
    <tr><td align="center" bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    <h3>Your Linguistic Profile:</h3>
    </td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    60% General American English</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    25% Dixie</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    15% Yankee</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#A8FFB3">
    0% Midwestern</td></tr><tr><td bgcolor="#D9FFD8">
    0% Upper Midwestern</td></tr></table>

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    50% General American English
    30% Yankee
    20% Dixie
    0% Midwestern
    0% Upper Midwestern
     

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