What is the coolest accent in the world?
Scouse! The unique accent of the Liverpool native!
The 1960s version…
If you are referring to the Beatles then god no! I have no idea where McCartney got his accent! haha
Has to be the Irish Accent!!! in my bias opinion
“[...] don’t be impatient, Thomas. You can never be as strong and fast as Gordon, but you can be a really useful engine. Don’t let the silly trucks tease you.”
That one, really.
I like the “Norn Iron” accent…
If you want to immerse yourself in all kinds of accents of English, the IDEA site is fantastic:
For the record, I’m a fan of all variations of ‘Geordie’ and the Windsor Davies version of Valleys Welsh.
I’d go with Jamaican (esp cricketer Michael Holding) or Filipino “Pinoy” English – brilliant mix of US/Spanish/Tagalog and a hundred dialects:
I am basically always happy when listening to a Welsh person speak.
Ah, it`s my g/f`s “learned English in India” accent (she`s not Indian, she`s Swiss) – but I might be biased.
Two more accents that never fail to delight – Swedish English and the Scandinavian-inflected Minnesota/Wisconsin voices made famous (if slightly exaggerated) by the film Fargo…
Yah, you betcha!