Boston’s accent is wicked recognizable

According to a recent YouGov poll, Boston has the strongest regional accent in the nation, while Southern accents were deemed the sexiest. Some 23% of respondents picked Boston as the strongest regional accent followed by the Deep South with 16%, and New York and Texas tied with 13% 

More than a third of Americans self-identify as speaking with a regional accent, which means that nearly 120 million Americans speak “funny”.

2 responses to “Boston’s accent is wicked recognizable

  1. What accent ?


  2. I love all accents, as long as ignorant thoughts aren’t coming out also. Balder Half is originally from Chicago. He’s never axed a querstion, or said scrimps and scrawberries like some he grew up with. He is happy living on earf wif his family. 🙂



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