Why do people from Texas practice trying to get rid of their Southern accent?

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  • ted
    Lv 5
    2 months ago
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    The American southern accent is associated with ignorance and rednecks

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    it is fun,  i like the southern texas twang. there are lots of nice people in texas.

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  • 2 months ago

    Ever considered the state is filled with non-Southerners (except perhaps the remote rural areas)?

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  • Mark
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    I hâvėn't noticed them doing this @ all

    as said accnt can't naturally be gottn rid

    of aftr around 5sh yrs of age ânywây !

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  • Lita
    Lv 6
    2 months ago

    Why do you assume all do?

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  • 2 months ago

    not everyone from texas has the strong southern accent 

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Not really, never heard that.

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  • reme_1
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    So others don't think they are backwoods rednecks.

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  • 2 months ago

    Fairly or not, southern accents are associated with ignorance.

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