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23 September 2014
Where I Live
28 December 1938
: Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
Time lived in area:
All my life
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The participants were asked to describe how they spoke in their own words.
How do you describe your accent:
"Local dialect. Broad."
Have there been other influences on the way you speak:
Do you have skills in languages other than English?:
Also on Voices:
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