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Old 06-13-2014, 09:59 AM
 
Location: Milwaukee
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Again, if you live near Canada you can pick out the accent.
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Old 06-13-2014, 10:18 AM
 
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Canadian dress and sound much different from us.
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Old 06-13-2014, 10:48 AM
 
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There's no difference that I can tell on the west coast.
Walk aboot a hoose up there, eh & you'll see hear a difference.
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Old 06-13-2014, 11:10 AM
 
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Canadians say "sorry" a lot more than Americans. Also start talking about hockey and recent teams to win the Stanley Cup--if they get noticably upset, they're probably Canadian.
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Old 06-13-2014, 12:09 PM
 
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How about if they speak French? I think Quebec is pretty distinct
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Old 06-13-2014, 12:10 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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Fail safe way to determine if a person is Canadian:

Ask them to say "process".
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Old 06-13-2014, 04:36 PM
 
Location: Ancaster Ontario
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As a Canadian who visits America frequently, only difference i notice with the people is that they speak with a slightly different accent (some may notice, some may not, i tend too ), anyways i also notice that their are a lot more "rude" people in America (again "more rude" not "rude people" that is a difference. But you still can't just assume someone is American if they are mean/rude. Anyways, no you cannot tell if someone is American/Canadian because our first languages are both English and it all sounds the same for anyone to notice.
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Old 08-26-2014, 10:07 PM
 
Location: Metro Atlanta & Savannah, GA - Corpus Christi, TX
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Oh yeah. Their heads flap up and down whenever they talk. Oh, and they fart a lot.
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Old 08-26-2014, 10:13 PM
 
Location: South Park, San Diego
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Every restaurant server in the U.S.A. knows immediately after the Canadians have left the restaurant.
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Old 08-27-2014, 07:54 AM
 
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I know the difference!

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