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Re: Yankee ? Dixie


61% Dixie here.  Born in Richmond and spent most of my adult years in Texas,
so not surprising.  I had a much thicker Southern accent when I was little
than I do now.

On 1/5/08, Kitty <kmrsy@comcast.net> wrote:
>
> OK, sorry.  I think it is crap.  I went back thru the quiz and selected
> any
> answers that were supposedly southern if there was a southern option and
> guess what the score was:
>
> 45% (Yankee). Barely into the Yankee category.
>
> And when I tried to select northern responses, I got:
>
> 40% (Yankee). Barely into the Yankee category.
>
> And I was surprised that they said , as to 6. Do you pronounce "cot" and
> "caught" the same way? , that it is common nearly everywhere.
>
> Kitty
> neIN, Zone 5
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "james singer" <islandjim1@verizon.net>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Saturday, January 05, 2008 7:10 AM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Yankee ? Dixie
>
>
> >I don't get the scoring. All my answers except one were northeast,
> >midwest, or west coast, and my total was 50%, barely yankee.
> >
> > On Jan 4, 2008, at 8:55 PM, Kitty wrote:
> >
> >>  This is fun, give it a try!
> >>  Click on link below:
> >>  The Yankee or Dixie quiz
> >>
> >>   http://www.angelfire.com/ak2/intelligencerreport/
> >> yankee_dixie_quiz.html
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Kitty  49% (Yankee). Barely into the Yankee category.
> >> neIN, Zone 5
> >>
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> > Island Jim
> > Southwest Florida
> > 27.1 N, 82.4 W
> > Hardiness Zone 10
> > Heat Zone 10
> > Sunset Zone 25
> > Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> > Maximum 100 F [38 C]
> >
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-- 
Pam Evans
Kemp TX
zone 8A

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