Welcome new subject from Bristol, England

Monday, September 23, 2019

While IDEA has more than 100 subjects from England, we’ve never had one who spent almost his entire life in Bristol — until now. Welcome England 108, courtesy…

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Introducing two new Arkansas subjects

Monday, September 23, 2019

We’ve just added two new subjects from the U.S. state of Arkansas. See Arkansas 11 and Arkansas 12. Though both have very mild dialects, they have lived in…

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Welcome three Caribbean subjects and new editor

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Please welcome a new associate editor to IDEA, Tshari King. She joins the ranks of IDEA’s editors with three new subjects from the northeastern Caribbean: Anguilla 2, Saint…

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Let IDEA work for you

Friday, September 13, 2019

Want to make IDEA work for you? You’ve probably noticed that we’ve started offering a limited number of topic-appropriate sponsorships (in the widget on the right of each…

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Welcome two subjects from northeast U.S.

Monday, September 9, 2019

Say hello to two new subjects from the northeast United States: New York 35 and Massachusetts 14. The New York subject is courtesy of IDEA contributor Adam Bergquist…

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Three ‘firsts’ on IDEA

Monday, August 19, 2019

It’s a day of firsts on IDEA: our first subject from western Massachusetts, our first from south Trinidad, and our first from the Caribbean island territory of Anguilla….

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See our new Speech and Voice Disorders page

Friday, August 16, 2019

We’ve just revised our Speech and Voice Disorders page. Not only is our collection of links easier to find and access, but we have a brand-new contribution from…

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Welcome a new Chinese subject

Saturday, August 10, 2019

IDEA has more subjects from China than from any other nation except the United States and the United Kingdom. And thanks to IDEA Associate Editor Bryn Austin, we…

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Introducing new ‘GenAm’ recording

Thursday, August 8, 2019

We’ve just added a new recording of Comma Gets a Cure being spoken in a General American dialect. As with all our recordings in our General American Special…

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Thank you, VASTA!

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

The annual conference for the Voice and Speech Trainers Association (VASTA) is underway in Orlando, Florida, and more than a dozen IDEA editors are there. In addition to…

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