Southwest Kansas has seen a massive demographic shift, with a huge influx of Spanish-speakers.  There are so many that the Spanish language has influenced the pronunciation of English speakers.

According to a Kansas State University research team,  the pronunciation of  young English speakers in Southwest Kansas has been influenced by the Spanish sound system.  There’s even a name for it – the “Liberal Accent” or the “Liberal Sound”, named after the city of Liberal, Kansas.

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Blog entry by Allan Wall, published August 17th, 2018, on VDARE.COM.

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