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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 71 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 66-70, M Sep 11, 2009

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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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    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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    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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    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 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 14, 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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    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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    "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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    It's just so laid back and lovely :)
    FloraSmile FloraSmile 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Even thou I'm part irish part english and part Northern Ireland apparently I have an american accent ;-;
    silverstrike silverstrike 13-15, M Mar 7

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    I think British and Aussie ones have an 'ai' tone to it? Like the 'mate' or 'day'? They seem to pronounce it as 'maite' or 'daiy' (correct me if I'm wrong). While American accents...
    Ienjoychickenwings Ienjoychickenwings 18-21, M Mar 17

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    What attention span? It's difficult for anything to keep your interest. You are so easily distracted, it's a wonder you could finish this quiz! You find focusing a challenge. Your...
    badgirlbee badgirlbee 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I sure don't look it but my Grandfather was 100 % Cherokee. My Irish genes took over my looks.
    CreatingChristi CreatingChristi 26-30, F 5 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Lol I hate it but I kinda like it sometimes mean while I feel like I sound like Ellie May from the Beverly hillbillies .. But when I travel people say oh l love your southern...
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 31-35, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    one time i was trying to talk to some person on the phone and they had no idea what i was saying which was quite embarrassing but quite amusing at the same time bc most Americans...
    osnapitzsabrina osnapitzsabrina 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 28

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    Since grade 8 at school I have hid my accent but spoke normal at home. But from now on I am just going to do my fake Canadian accent. But I sound kind of like an American who...
    ZacLandonS ZacLandonS 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    Born in Newcastle so i have a Geordie accent which i hate as people cant understand me :') I'm in love with American/ Australian accents though :D
    Sammim4lik Sammim4lik 16-17, F 7 Responses 1 day ago

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    Really don't understand the American obsession with English accents, yes, I have one, but what's so special about it?
    gandalfssandals gandalfssandals 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 17

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    PAM'S ACCENT ((Peyem's ek-sent) I have a unique accent called West Endicott (Endy-kaat). This accent belongs to a speech pattern group that encompasses the Southern Tier of New...
    BadPam BadPam 56-60, F 6 Responses Feb 26

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