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    NYC dialect

    Are you from NY? Can you please give me some interesting examples of NY dialect: phonetics, morphology, and perhaps even semantics. Anything that can only be heard in NY.

    Thank you,
    Iza

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    Re: NYC dialect

    In the meantime, why not give these sites a read:

    About phonetics:
    http://www.bartleby.com/68/60/3860.html
    http://www.geocities.com/Broadway/1906/dialects.html
    (scroll down to "New York City (5)")

    About morphology and semantics:
    http://slanguage.com/newyork2.html

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