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Raggytash BS: Regional UK Accents (137* d) RE: BS: Regional UK Accents 30 Jul 21

When I was far younger I could tell which village/town an individual came from. For instance the difference in accent between say Salford and Swinton was quite dramatic.

However a friend of mine lived in Hull where he often visited the Library at Hull University. The Librarian there was Philip Larkin the renown poet. He apparently could tell which STREET you lived in by your accent!

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