July 24, 2008
I love a good dialect but these days it’s all “as if” and “woteva” and frankly everyone’s starting to sound the same.
I’ll stop now. I sound so old!
But anyway, the BBC has a nice story on dialects and a university study that’s been collecting them. They use nets and, occasionally, long prong-like devices fashioned with a fork at one end.
And here’s what they sound like.