Internet Quiz: Accents

What American accent do you have?
Your Result: The Midland

“You have a Midland accent” is just another way of saying “you don’t have an accent.” You probably are from the Midland (Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, southern Indiana, southern Illinois, and Missouri) but then for all we know you could be from Florida or Charleston or one of those big southern cities like Atlanta or Dallas. You have a good voice for TV and radio.

What American accent do you have?

This is odd, since I’ve never lived north of the Mason-Dixon line. I’m thankful though; it prevents people from assuming that I’m some stupid back-water redneck. Sorry folks, a southern drawl is a disadvantage when it comes to first impressions.

One thought on “Internet Quiz: Accents

  1. Not every Southern accent is the “back-water redneck” variety. I’ve known some very genteel and pleasant Southern accents. Some folks think it is quite charming.