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Autor:  pat
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  22/JAN/2006 11:19 AM
Assunto:  Stevie Wonder
Mensagem:  Ola Pessoal,

'Thang' is how 'thing' is pronounced in the southern dialect of the US, by blacks and whites alike. It's stretched out - in the so-called drawl -  as "thi-aaang", especially when at the end of a sentence.

The classic "deep-south" accent is beautiful to hear, it is like speech turned to melted honey.
Some of the other regional dialects are not so easy on the ear.

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
thang  –  Rafael  22/JAN/2006, 12:36 AM
thang  –  BadBoy_RJ  22/JAN/2006, 12:51 AM
thang  –  Max  22/JAN/2006, 1:01 AM
Please...  –  David  22/JAN/2006, 8:55 AM
To David (Please...)  –  Max  22/JAN/2006, 11:30 AM
Breukelen  –  David  22/JAN/2006, 2:04 PM
thang  –  Ana M  22/JAN/2006, 1:20 PM
Stevie Wonder  –  David  22/JAN/2006, 8:50 AM
 Stevie Wonder  –  pat  22/JAN/2006, 11:19 AM
thang  –  Rafael  22/JAN/2006, 4:14 PM
thang  –  pat  23/JAN/2006, 10:06 AM
thang  –  Sarah  23/JAN/2006, 11:25 AM

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