The United States of Diversity: Fargo And Its NCVS Don’tcha Know
Does your keeat sit an the meeat? Or, maybe you wait for the boss down the black? Do you cal your mam an Sundays? If you speak with a Northern Cities Vowel Shift (NCVS) accent you might sound this way, and it has our linguist nerds pushing up their glasses with anticipation.
Origin of unrounded
verb (used with object) Phonetics.
Origin of unround
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Historical Examples of unrounded
The whole house, with its wings, was constructed of the old-fashioned Dutch shingles—broad, and with unrounded corners.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe
phonetics articulated with the lips spread; not rounded
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