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Anthony C. Woodbury, Chair CLA 4.304, Mailcode B5100, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-1701

Linguistics in the News: The Texas English Project

Recent Stories Report Research on the State of Texas Dialects.

Posted: October 5, 2012

The Texas English Project of Lars Hinrich (English) and Kate Shaw Points (Linguistics) is attracting press attention for its findings on the state of Texas English.  Here are two recent samples:

http://www.statesman.com/ap/ap/agriculture/ut-researchers-say-lone-star-twang-is-fading/nSPQb/

http://www.myfoxaustin.com/story/19679453/texas-losing-twang

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