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The Changing Chicago Accent

Event Type: Public Services
Date: 4/19/2017
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
Description:
 Edward McClelland, author of "How to Speak Midwestern", will discuss how the Chicago accent is changing. Learn how "dese, dem and dose," came about and how the word "can" sounds like "cayen" and “box” like "bahhhx," and how the sound of a Chicago accent will change in the future.
   Palos Heights Library Map
Location: Meeting Room
Presenter: Ted McClelland
Status: Closed


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