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British Accents

If You Thought There Was Only One British Accent...

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 06.19.2014 | Comedy

Have you ever thought that there was only ONE British accent (and then wished you had it)? If so, you're in for a brilliant awakening. In this sho...

WATCH: Tour Of The British Isles In Accents Is Ear-Opening

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 04.03.2014 | World

When you think of an English accent, you might have one generic sound in mind. But, in fact, every part of the British Isles has its own sound and int...

Wait, Not All British Accents Are Sexy???

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.07.2013 | Comedy

Here is a fact that might go against every fiber in your being, turn your world completely upside down and make you rethink all that is right in the w...

Being British Has Never Been Easier

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.16.2013 | Weird News

You might recognize University of Alberta drama professor and voice coach David Ley from his demonstration on how singers can reach higher octaves wit...

How to Speak with a British Accent (VIDEO)

Kate Thomas | Posted 07.15.2013 | Travel
Kate Thomas

I'm in London right now. And as I walk through the streets I can't help but to mimic the accents I hear. But the honest truth is that I'm not so good at it!

When Did Americans Lose Their British Accents?

Mental Floss | Posted 03.19.2012 | Weird News

The United States was a British colony for more than 150 years and they share a common language, but at some point, the way the citizens of both count...

Mallika Rao

A Defense Of Anne's Accent | Mallika Rao | Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

The critics panning "One Day," Lone Scherfig's adaptation of the bestselling novel by David Nicholls, like to bring up The Accent. "Uneven." "Intermit...

Hollywood Actors Who Have Attempted The Accent

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

"One Day," Anne Hathaway's "Bridget Jones' Diary" is barely out yet, and already the sharks are circling. The critics, those bloodless keyboard-tapper...