When someone from Britain speaks, Americans hear a "British accent"...

Paul Boddie paul at boddie.org.uk
Mon Jul 4 00:28:28 CEST 2005


Mike Holmans <mike at jackalope.demon.co.uk> wrote in message news:<pqc3c1515aph9vb930k811ghaf75hs6vj0 at 4ax.com>...
> Some of those sonorous slow talkers from the South, and majestic bass
> African-Americans like James Earl Jones or Morgan Freeman, have far
> more gravitas than any English accent can: to us, such people sound
> monumental.

Yes, get James Earl Jones together with some people speaking in
(Standard) British English accents and the impression you get is
almost Imperial...

Paul



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