yinzers call it hoagie


studies about regional dialect variation in the u.s. have been presented before but this one has a neat visualization < an interactive heat map > using rstudio’s shiny / click on images to enlarge

pop to down the hoagie


most similar & dissimilar to the ‘burgh

pgh dialect

using the 2003 harvard dialiect survey data consisting of 122 questions < on phonological and lexical topics > across many cities, joshua katz of ncsu created the interactive maps | find out how similar or dissimilar your favorite city is from the rest of the continental u.s.   < try the lightning bug map q.65, it’s sweet to see how people refer them on a summer’s evening >

here’s the link   http://spark.rstudio.com/jkatz/SurveyMaps/

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