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I Took the American Accent Quiz

See what accent you have... http://www.gotoquiz.com/what_american_accent_do_you_have 73 People

    What The...????

    ROTFL... Being that I am Philadelphian, born and raised, this was a shock! XD Your Result: The South That's a Southern accent you've got there. You may love it, you may hate it, you may swear you don't have it, but whatever the case, we can hear it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 21, 2009

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    The Midland

    What American accent do you have? Your Result: The Midland 77% "You have a Midland accent" is just another way of saying "you don't have an accent." You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern Indiana, southern Illinois, and Missouri) but then for...
    CrazyWaterSpring CrazyWaterSpring 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 14, 2013

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    Well Sorta!

    I have lived in New York My entire life except 6 months when i moved to Ohio You definitely have a Boston accent, even if you think you don't. Of course, that doesn't mean you are from the Boston area, you may also be from New Hampshire or Maine.
    Lamby623 Lamby623 22-25, F Feb 24, 2009

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    I Have No Accent - The Midland

    I have always thought I didn't really have an accent. Now I have some proof :) Your Result: The Midland 88% "You have a Midland accent" is just another way of saying "you don't have an accent." You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern Indiana...
    dandydan1999 dandydan1999 51-55, M Jul 4, 2013

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    The West

    What American accent do you have?Your Result: The West Your accent is the lowest common denominator of American speech. Unless you're a SoCal surfer, no one thinks you have an accent. And really, you may not even be from the West at all, you could easily be from Florida or one...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 16, 2013

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    I Got Midland

    No neutral....So very, very neutral... Though considering I was born in Midland, Michigan.....
    Cutezombiedoll Cutezombiedoll 18-21, F Jul 15, 2012

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    Your Result: The South

    That's a Southern accent you've got there. You may love it, you may hate it, you may swear you don't have it, but whatever the case, we can hear it. I am from Texas, so this was right on! lol!
    PastDue PastDue 36-40, M 2 Responses Apr 1, 2012

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    The West

    Not really sure what that means, but okay! Not a surfer, or a valley girl, just a Californian. Happy to be plain.~
    Deir Deir 13-15, F Sep 7, 2012

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    Failed

    I think I failed this test, because my results said I have a "West accent, and my southern drawl is so bad, the word "yeah" is two syllables!!!!!!! lol.....
    SuburbanJezebel SuburbanJezebel 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 28, 2013

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    I'll Grab My Bag, And We Can Sit On The Roof And Talk About The Snow

    What American accent do you have? Your Result: The Inland North 80% You may think you speak "Standard English straight out of the dictionary" but when you step away from the Great Lakes you get asked annoying questions like "Are you from Wisconsin?" or "Are you...
    S74rxed S74rxed 31-35, F Nov 2, 2013

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    This Quiz Got It Right

    Your Result: Philadelphia 93% Your accent is as Philadelphian as a cheesesteak! If you're not from Philadelphia, then you're from someplace near there like south Jersey, Baltimore, or Wilmington. if you've ever journeyed to some far off place where people don't know that Philly...
    americanwitch americanwitch 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 3, 2013

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    Southern

    85% Southern...No suprise. Duh, I'm from South Carolina, and lived all but 4 of my 42 years in either NC or SC.
    pamelamc pamelamc 41-45, F Jul 18, 2013

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    Northern Ohio..... So, True....

    What American accent do you have? Your Result: The Midland   "You have a Midland accent" is just another way of saying "you don't have an accent." You...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 24, 2009

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    "You Don'T Have An Accent"

    I'm from PA, so this makes sense. --- "You have a Midland accent" is just another way of saying "you don't have an accent." You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern Indiana, southern Illinois, and Missouri) but then for all we know you could be...
    animallover110293 animallover110293 18-21, F Jun 11, 2013

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    Wouldn't Have a Clue...

    What American accent do you have? Your Result: The Northeast   Judging by how you talk you are probably from north Jersey, New York City, Connecticut or Rhode Island. Chances are...
    cerberus3030150 cerberus3030150 36-40 1 Response Sep 29, 2009

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    Almost.

    ""You have a Midland accent" is just another way of saying "you don't have an accent." You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern Indiana, southern Illinois, and Missouri) but then for all we know you could be from Florida or...
    EBunbury EBunbury 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 25, 2009

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    It Works!!!

    88% THE SOUTH!! and I'm from Auburn and Mobile Alabama and everywhere I go i'm told how country I talk.
    MrsBall4Lyfe MrsBall4Lyfe 22-25, F Jul 5, 2013

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    The West

      Your accent is the lowest common denominator of American speech. Unless you're a SoCal surfer, no one thinks you have an accent. And really, you may not even be from the West at all, you could easily be from Florida or one of those big Southern cities like Louisiana..
    ashleerox ashleerox 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 24, 2012

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    It's 100% True

    What American accent do you have? Your Result: The West Your accent is the lowest common denominator of American speech. Unless you're a SoCal surfer, no one thinks you have an accent. And really, you may not even be from the West at all, you could easily be from Florida or one...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 17, 2012

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    Non Accentuated

    Your Result: The Midland   81% "You have a Midland accent" is just another way of saying "you don't have an accent." You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern Indiana, southern Illinois, and Missouri) but then for all we know you could be from...
    SilentBluemoon SilentBluemoon 36-40, F Jul 4, 2013

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    Bullshit Quiz

    This quiz has no basis in fact. I studied English Linguistics and the way they go about defining someone's accent with 20 questions is ridiculous.
    Stevenomurph Stevenomurph 36-40, M Jul 10, 2013

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    My Result: the Midland

      "You have a Midland accent" is just another way of saying "you don't have an accent." You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern Indiana, southern Illinois, and Missouri) but then for all we know you could be from...
    newdaydogEP newdaydogEP 70+, M Sep 11, 2009

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    Southern It's True

    What American accent do you have? Your Result: The South   That's a Southern accent you've got there. You may love it, you may hate it, you may swear you don't have it, but...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 21, 2009

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    Pretty Good...

    If you spend about 15 minutes with me, I will adapt to your accent. So this is fairly accurate. What is the Midland? "You have a Midland accent" is just another way of saying "you don't have an accent." You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern...
    ijustneed2talk ijustneed2talk 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 4, 2013

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    I Took The American Accent Test!

    They say I sound like I am from Minnesota, my Dad is from there!
    BAssone1 BAssone1 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 11, 2013

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    Spot On!

    Brooklyn NY in the house!!!! What American accent do you have? Your Result: The Northeast 77% Judging by how you talk you are probably from north Jersey, New York City, Connecticut or Rhode Island. Chances are, if you are from New York City (and not those other places...
    aod7909 aod7909 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 3, 2013

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    Way Off the Mark!!

    What American accent do you have? Your Result: The Inland North   You may think you speak "Standard English straight out of the dictionary" but when you step away...
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor 51-55, F Sep 12, 2009

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    Wow ! Who Knew ? (Born And Raised In San Francisco, Parents From New Orleans...But)

    What American accent do you have? Your Result: The Inland North   93% You may think you speak "Standard English straight out of the dictionary" but when you step away from the Great Lakes you get asked annoying questions like "Are you from Wisconsin?" or "Are you...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 14, 2013

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    The West

    What American accent do you have? Your Result: The West 96% Your accent is the lowest common denominator of American speech. Unless you're a SoCal surfer, no one thinks you have an accent. And really, you may not even be from the West at all, you could easily be from Florida or...
    summer31 summer31 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 23, 2013

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    Chicago? No...

    You may think you speak "Standard English straight out of the dictionary" but when you step away from the Great Lakes you get asked annoying questions like "Are you from Wisconsin?" or "Are you from Chicago?" Chances are you call carbonated drinks "pop." 88...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F Jul 3, 2013

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    I Have A "Neutral" Accent?

    This is interesting. According to this quiz, I have a "neutral" accent which is associated with the lower Midwest, Pennsylvania, and northern West Virginia.  I've never lived in any of these places, but the description does say I could just as easily be from somewhere else and...
    Rutterman Rutterman 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 9, 2013

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    That's Too Funny Y'all

    Your Result: The West Your accent is the lowest common denominator of American speech.  Unless you're a SoCal surfer, no one thinks you have an accent.  And really, you may not even be from the West at all, you could easily be from Florida or one of those big Southern...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 27, 2009

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    Eastern Panhandle Of West Virginia. Very Close. :)

    Your Result: The Midland"You have a Midland accent" is just another way of saying "you don't have an accent." You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern Indiana, southern Illinois, and Missouri) but then for all we know you could be from Florida or...
    Ariesgrl18 Ariesgrl18 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 28, 2012

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    I Am A True Southern Belle..

    93% Sothern...That's a Southern accent you've got there. You may love it, you may hate it, you may swear you don't have it, but whatever the case, we can hear it. And it happens I truly love my southern accent!!
    theheartofmemphis theheartofmemphis 41-45, F 5 Responses Jul 13, 2013

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    Hmmmm

    Judging by how you talk you are probably from north Jersey, New York City, Connecticut or Rhode Island. Chances are, if you are from New York City (and not those other places) people would probably be able to tell if they actually heard you speak.Not bad for a Scottish Lass
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly 36-40, F Jun 25, 2012

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    I Guess My Texas Is Showing ;-)

    Your Result: The South That's a Southern accent you've got there. You may love it, you may hate it, you may swear you don't have it, but whatever the case, we can hear it.
    sugafoot70 sugafoot70 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 24, 2010

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