Boston is famous for having what is called a non rhotic accent, which means that Rs are not pronounced in words such as car and enter. Another nearby area where people speak with a non rhotic accent is New York. Someone went around Boston and held up “ah” where “ar” or “er” appeared and much hilarity ensued 😀

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