Tagged With Dialect

57% of Americans pronounce 'merry,' 'marry,' and 'Mary' the same, and it highlights a fascinating quirk of the English language

'Soda,' 'pop,' or 'coke': More than 400,000 Americans weighed in, and a map of their answers is exactly what you'd expect

Some Americans say 'firefly' while others say 'lightning bug,' and a series of maps highlights an interesting theory why

'Sorry to Bother You' is right — minorities are judged by the sound of their voice, and there's science to prove it

Why American actors suck at British accents

The 3 very British words that confuse people from outside the UK, according to dialect expert Korean Billy

8 things Southerners say that the rest of the US just doesn't understand

9 things only Southerners say

How to speak with a proper British accent

Why a former Wall Street executive loves this southern phrase

A Step-By-Step Guide To Talk With A Brooklyn Accent

A Southerner Learns How To Lose His Accent

How To Talk Like You're From The South

How To Talk Like You're From Brooklyn