If you’ve even been down south, you’ve may have observed that they talk a little more slowly down there. Or is it that we talk fast? Perhaps, a little bit of both. According to an online speech tutoring site, Preply, Massachusetts is one of the fastest talking states in the U.S.
Preply compiled a list, ranking the fastest and most talkative states. According to their research, Massachusetts ranks high in America. Find out how high, below. Apparently, we have an average speech rate of 5.28 syllables per second. Woh, we’ve got to slow down. But, I feel like we do a lot of things “in the fast lane.” We drive fast, walk fast, eat fast, and now we come to find out, we talk fast. Let’s get to the facts, fast.