Dialects http://wfae.org en A New Look At How We Talk http://wfae.org/post/new-look-how-we-talk <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">How do you pronounce "crayon?" &nbsp;When you were a kid, did you chase "lightning bugs" or "fireflies?" &nbsp;If you stepped outside and someone said, 'The devil is beating his wife,' would you know what that meant?&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>WFAE's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Mark </span>Rumsey<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talks with an NC State student&nbsp;researcher whose</span><a href="http://spark-1590165977.us-west-2.elb.amazonaws.com/jkatz/SurveyMaps/" style="line-height: 1.5;"> color-coded "Dialect Maps"</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> have become an Internet sensation.<br><br><a href="http://spark.rstudio.com/jkatz/SurveyMaps/">See all the maps.&nbsp;</a></span></p><p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:49:36 +0000 Mark Rumsey 29314 at http://wfae.org A New Look At How We Talk