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Speaking English With An Accent

What happened when I discovered that I spoke English with an accent…

Four days after I moved with my family from Mumbai, India, to Cleveland, Ohio, I picked up the phone to order pizza. I’d eaten pizza twice before in Mumbai — at a small eatery that served a spicy-sweet tomato sauce and cheese on a six-inch pizza base. (This was over twenty years ago. Pizza is now…

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