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Which English accent is best?

Which English accent is best?

British accent has been rated as the most attractive English accent in the world, according to a new survey by the CEOWORLD magazine….These Are The Most Attractive English Accents In The World:

Rank English Accent Score
1 British 68
2 Irish 57
3 Australian 53
4 American 51

What is the best British accent?

Received Pronunciation is the accent regarded as ‘typically British’, most commonly based on educated speech in southern England. And when it came to the British public’s favourite accent overall, Scottish came top of the bunch once again, followed by the Geordie accent, Welsh, Northern Irish and West Country accent.

Why is the Brummie accent hated?

“There tends not to be much movement of the face with the Birmingham accent. Too much facial activity or tightness in the face and you can end up sounding like you are from Liverpool. For Birmingham accents the lips tend to poke forward, so they’re quite pouty and rosebud shaped,” she says.

Which Accent is the most attractive?

The melodic Spanish accent ranked the highest, with 88% of respondents putting it above all others. The Irish accent took out the silver medal for women (77%) while the romantic Italian accent snagged third place (68%).

Is Cheshire accent posh?

Some might say we don’t have one at all, others might think it’s an endearing amalgamation of Scouse, Welsh, Shropshire and Manchester. But a list ranking England’s cities in order of how sexy their accent sounds has placed Chester 21st out of 51 – with the local twang described as ‘about as civilised as it gets’.

What accent does Cheshire have?

The Cheshire accent is not a strong regional accent and is often associated with Received Pronunciation (RP), but several regional accents and dialects like Scouse are common in Cheshire, due to the proximity to cities like Liverpool and Manchester.

Where does the Lancashire accent come from?

The Lancashire dialect or accent (colloquially, Lanky) is Northern England’s vernacular speech in the English county of Lancashire. The region is notable for its tradition of poetry written in the dialect.

What does a Scouse accent sound like?

Variations within Scouse have been noted: the accent of Liverpool’s city centre and northern neighbourhoods is usually described as fast, harsh, and nasal, while the accent found in the southern suburbs of Liverpool is typically referred to as slow, soft, and dark.

Why is the Scouse accent so different?

The Scouse accent like much else in the city owes its roots to Liverpool’s position as a port. The melting pot created by the influx of people from far and wide was the foundation of the distinctive Scouse sound. The major influence comes from the influx of Irish and Welsh into the city.

Why are they called Scousers?

It is particularly associated with the port of Liverpool, which is why the inhabitants of that city are often referred to as “scousers”. The word comes from lobscouse, a stew commonly eaten by sailors throughout northern Europe in the past, and surviving in different forms there today.

What is the Manchester accent called?