Heat Map: How different areas of the U.S. influence linguistics

Posted By on December 24, 2013


A Cambridge Online Survey included in the Sunday NYTimes was both fun and interesting. In my case, it was amazingly accurate considering I grew up near Toledo (it was even highlighted on “my” map above) and lived in several distinct areas of Ohio.

It would be interesting to know how the Chameleon types, who move to different areas of the country for longer periods of time, survey … yes Jeff, I’m talking about you.
Winking smile


Desultory - des-uhl-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee

  1. lacking in consistency, constancy, or visible order, disconnected; fitful: desultory conversation.
  2. digressing from or unconnected with the main subject; random: a desultory remark.
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