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  • Boston Accent

    by zChris Written Aug 24, 2002

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    North Enders

    Many people talk in the famous Boston accent. I'm only really qualified to talk on a few intricacies of this dialect, but Adam Gaffin has compiled the excellent Wicked Good Guide to Boston English at Boston-Online.com.

    Just one more thing. Never refer to Boston as Bean Town. Just as no San Franciscan refers to their city as 'Frisco', we prefer not to refer to Boston with a nickname featuring brown ovular objects. Feel free to do as us locals do and call Boston 'The Hub of the Universe' or just simply 'The Hub'.

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    Boston accent/dialect.

    by mwe Written Mar 6, 2007
    A cah from Hay-vril (Haverhill, Massachusetts).

    I've covered this subject on my introduction to Boston. To see things in greater detail go to the website below.

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