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In OLE Virginia or Marse Chan and Other Stories

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NOTE. THE dialect of the negroes of Eastern Virginia differs totally from that of the Southern negroes, and in some material points from that of those located farther west. The elision is so constant that it is impossible to produce the exact sound, and in some cases it has been found necessary to subordinate the phonetic arrangement to intelligibility. The following rules may, however, aid the reader: The final consonant is rarely sounded. Adverbs, prepositions, and short words are frequently slighted, as is the possessive ...

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In OLE Virginia: Or Marse Chan and Other Stories
2013, Literary Licensing, LLC

ISBN-13: 9781494054427

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In OLE Virginia: Or Marse Chan and Other Stories
2013, Literary Licensing, LLC

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In Ole Virginia or Marse Chan and Other Stories
2012, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781480046894

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