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GOBI GRED! How to Sounds Like a Nebraskan
GOBI GRED How to Sounds Like a Nebraskan Author:Dana Wall Listen to Nebraskans for even a few minutes, and you will learn something about both their character and their special language. Though pronunciations in Nebraska are not totally unlike those in numerous other upper midlands states, there are subtle differences. Every region does have its own accent. Nebraskans, too, have unique sounds and ta... more »ke pronunciation shortcuts.
Nebraskans may also talk louder than many other Americans, although that is hard to prove.
This brief volume of lessons is meant for those millions of people everywhere yearning to sound like a Nebraskan. Those people know that would be almost as good as being a Nebraskan.
To master the sounds and sense of GOBI GRED language, begin deliberately. Read the examples in these lessons aloud. Speak rapidly. Listen carefully. Practice. Yule cat chon.« less