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Who Says "Y'all" And 10 Other Maps Showing Where Americans Say Things Differently

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Joshua Katz, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Statistics at NC State University, mapped out some of the linguistic differences across the United States, based on surveys from people across the country. Here are some of the most interesting maps:


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