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Old 12-06-2016, 09:23 AM
 
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I am an actor and I have a part this weekend to fill in for and am desperately seeking info. on Georgian accents. I would like to be able to type in the dialogue and have it read back with the accent so I could hear it. Unfortunately I do not have much money and am looking for services that might be free or close to it.
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Old 12-06-2016, 04:45 PM
 
Location: St Simons Island, GA
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I think Robert Duvall's Southern accent in movies is the best. Not too overdone. Check out something to talk about and the one where he is a preacher.
The Apostle (1997)
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Old 12-07-2016, 05:55 AM
 
Location: N. Ga
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JPD, I recon you are right on, Hon!

Just got this today ... "The first Southern statement to creep into a transplanted Northerner's vocabulary is the adjective "big'ol," like big ol truck or big'ol" boy. Most Northerners begin their Southern-influenced dialect this way. All of them are in denial about it."

Listening to Matlock is a good suggestion.


A northern person must also learn y'all and all y'all right away. Talking like My Cousin Vinny "yoose guys" don't cut it down here. After someone makes that mistake you'll often hear...."Bless their heart."
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