Is Ned Dead? A writer’s (& reader’s) guide to speaking Southern
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Is Ned Dead? A writer’s (& reader’s) guide to speaking Southern

Growing up in the South, I assumed everybody in the US spoke the same language we did. Well, with slightly different accents. Our neighbors did have some Yankee grandkids, after all. Imagine my surprise when people I met in college looked at me like I’d lost my mind when I said I was fixin’ to…