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    Quote Originally Posted by Oscar View Post
    I think born and raised around Mariehamn. It wasn't an extreme dialect, just lightly "there" if you thought of it.

    Correct me if wrong (I've never heard how you speak) but I'm just thinking, is it possible you have a small dialect you yourself don't think is apparent, but others might be able to tell?
    You can tell the average island person apart from a Swede by listening to us, but the way we speak is nowhere close to that iconic and stereotypically perfect Finno-Swedish accent like (e.g) Mark Levengod's

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ecfor View Post
    You can tell the average island person apart from a Swede by listening to us, but the way we speak is nowhere close to that iconic and stereotypically perfect Finno-Swedish accent like (e.g) Mark Levengod's
    Mind blown!

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