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Amond vs Almond: a California Colloquialism in a Nutshell

Early California immigrant almond farmers, who were predominantly European, settled in pockets according to their ethnicity/family/friends. They used their native word for almond until they began speaking more English. Some of the farmers may have kept their native word, or combined it with the English “almond” to create a slang word for it. Continue reading

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Chico Rephotography Gallery at Chico State

My name is Tyler Ash and I’m a graduate of CSU, Chico and a former photography student of Byron Wolfe. I’m one of the recipients of the “Award for Undergraduate Research and Creativity” grants that took place this Spring at CSU, … Continue reading

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