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Written by fabiorojas

May 6, 2013 at 3:28 am

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  1. Paraphrased from the key near the lower left corner of the map: “North of this line “on” rhymes with Don, south of the line “on” rhymes with Dawn, crosshatched it rhymes with both.” How is this helpful, unless you live in a part of the country where Dawn is not pronounced the same as Don?

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    krippendorf

    May 6, 2013 at 12:11 pm

  2. Graham Peterson

    May 6, 2013 at 4:31 pm


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