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July 23, 2009 10:49 AM Subscribe
Hispanic-Americans, I have a question. Do you accent your name?
posted by zeraus to Writing & Language (32 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
I see people in the states all my life use González, Hernández, Suárez, Andrés, etc. without the accent only using it while signing the dotted line.
I've been told that throwing the accent on is considered pretentious.