Wicked Pissa - How to Talk Like a Bostonian

You may have noticed that people from Boston talk funny.  Although it is hard for non-native speakers to hear differences in accent and dialect, there is a distinct version of the English language which is common among people who grew up around Boston.  The accent is different, the vocabulary is different, and the idioms and slang are different.  Review these two resources dealing with Boston English, and then practice with the exercises below.

Boston Talk

Boston Language Guide