Chickasaw Dialect Varies by Region

Joshua Hinson

Pronunciation and structure of certain aspects of the Chickasaw language vary by region. These variations, while important, are minimal in terms of comprehension; although differences exist, the speakers of these dialects can still understand each other.


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