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Robert MacNeil

Originally posted February 2005

Do You Speak American?

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Contrary to what many people think, Americans still speak in plenty of distinct regional dialects. In fact, what constitutes "American" speech is becoming harder to define, not easier. Veteran TV journalist Robert MacNeil surveys the landscape of speech in this book.

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