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Sound merger poll

Poll #1355918 exciting waste of your valuable time

Are you ..

A native speaker of English
385(83.7%)
A non-native speaker
75(16.3%)

My form of English is closest to that of ..

Northern USA
126(27.3%)
Southern USA
43(9.3%)
Western/ Mid-Western USA
136(29.5%)
Canada
26(5.6%)
Southern England
38(8.2%)
English Midlands
11(2.4%)
Northern England
7(1.5%)
Scotland
5(1.1%)
North Wales
0(0.0%)
South Wales
1(0.2%)
Northern Ireland
0(0.0%)
ROI
4(0.9%)
New Zealand
7(1.5%)
Australia
19(4.1%)
Other
38(8.2%)

If other, please state

I merge these sounds

pin - pen
1(0.2%)
Mary - merry
8(1.8%)
Mary - merry *AND* marry
10(2.3%)
Paul - pull
0(0.0%)
Paul - pull *AND* pool
0(0.0%)
met - mat
2(0.5%)
father - bother
18(4.1%)
cot- caught
15(3.4%)
bud - bird
0(0.0%)
look - Luke
1(0.2%)
line - loin
1(0.2%)
found - fond
0(0.0%)
coil - curl
0(0.0%)
mare - mayor
44(10.0%)
some other one you forgot
5(1.1%)
Tags: phonetics
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