Favorite Accents of People Speaking the English Language

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1British

There's so many kinds of accents in Britain, it needs to be narrowed down a bit.

I thought this would be higher rate, I love British people! Sometimes I wish I were British. Like one time, this British guy was talking to me, I couldn't help be crack up. It's just funny how they pronounce their Ts, laugh out loud! - lovergirl923

There is no exact 'British accent' as Britain is made of multiple different accents but I think the one you're referring to is the southern English accent which I agree is the nicest accent

I wish I had a British accent. I love it.

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2Irish

I would have voted for the geordies if they had been here. I think its fantastic that you can have such diversity in language that sometimes you have no idea what people are saying. there seems to be more differences of accent in the uk than there is in america... Surfer speak would have been good too... Dude - Cantonez

I think an Irish woman speaking English is the most sensual sound there is around. Italian and American Southern would be right behind the Irish. - mgenet

Love being from Belfast

My Canadian boyfriend loves my accent, it turns him on so much... And everyone loves our accent!

Luck of the Irish

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3Scottish

Greatest accents in the world the way they pronounce words and roll their R's. I wish I could talk like a them.

Good Old Scottish Accent one of the best I have to say should climb up the ladder!

I am Scottish but I don't sound Scottish, but some of my friends that don't speak Scottish say my accent is pretty strong. Best accent by far!

It's difficult to understand at first but so awesome.

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4Russian

Russians sound so bad ass when they speak English

Russian accent is great I think

I love the sound of the Russian language; it comes from such a different place in the voice from English. Whilst English is spoken from the throat, Russian is more of a chest-y language.

Russian should be #1!

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5Australian

I agree, even though I'm an Ozzie, I have to say I'm proud to have this accent. I never knew how strong it actually was until I spoke to a couple of Europeans who couldn't understand a word I was saying but said that they loved my accent, all the same lol.

ozzie ozzie ozzie
oh yeh the chicks love it a verbal aphrodesiac - djperth

Yes AUstralian is thest see ya mate

Seriously hot accent!

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6Japanese

Takanori Nishikawa's accent is the cutest thing in the world! - Sugoi

The coolest accent in the world - ronluna

Yea and he is really sexy and pretty. I like it when he sung on soul eater for the opening.

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7French

My lover is French with a so charming accent.
What I didn't know before is that French do LoVe accents form other people who speak French or not. I Improve my French which is one of the richest language and people always love my accent. Thanks France.

I like French accent it's so charming and shy, it's like the French they so adore my English accent when I try to speak this difficult but so precise living language.

My lover is French and his lover is also French as is his mother and his mothers lover and her lover who also loves another lover who is also French and as it happens also has a French lover who is engaged to a lover of French who loves lovingly the lovely French language of love.i myself puke myself daft at the very sound of the French accent but it is the puke of love or lovliness.

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8German

Why are you saying little information on German accents you don't even the reason

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9Swedish

I fell almost like british. because I love british accent

Oh yah you betcha

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10Jamaican

"Do you want to go smoke some pot? "
"No"
"I think you do mon"
hahahahaha The Office is hilarious! - 3anegroes

Wow, I find it really cool how they talk... It's like my neighbor-- no, he doesn't say "Mon", but, close enough.

The patois accent is very pretty, thanks to people like Rihanna.

Best and most unique in the world

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11Italian

HEYYYYYYYYY! What you doing ha?! Just hillarious - manya93

It sounds so wrong and raucous, a real bawler to hear, absolutely atrocious for our ears.

An Italian speaking English what a big joke.

The Italian accent sounds so enthusiastic and romantic without even trying to be.

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12New Zealand

The kiwi accent does not sound like an Australian accent. HUGE DIFFERENCE

I'm kiwi I didn't think we had an accent but apparently we do...

I am from New Zealand, and have this accent.

I agree that kiwis beat Aussie hands down.

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13Filipino

Yes. I'm a filipino and once I had a phone call with my customer, he doesn't even know where I come from and guess what? He told me "you know what, I like your accent. It sounds cool." Philippines has 127 dialects, we use our national language to understand people from other places all over the country, not rarely we speak English as well so we can understand everybody.

I agree, Philippines has the most neutral accent all over the world, very easy to understand as compared to other countries in the world. Filipinos can speak excellent English and as well as tagalog. The Philippines has 127 dialects but they can stll understand and speak better English with neutral accent.

Filipinos can speak pretty good english with a good accent people from whichever country can easily understand. I think they talk cute. Love the Filipinos.

We're very neutral on the way that we speak the English Language.

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14New Jersey

People refer to the "Jersey" accent as being the distinction accent by some communities in the North East of the state. Travel 30 min South and that accent disappears and doesn't reappear anywhere else in the state. Not everyone in the state sounds like a Guido.

15Indian

Damn, I love Indian accent! Reminds me of raj koothrappali from big bang theory! His accent is the best thing about the show.

Indians are the most beautiful and clever people in the world. Your brilliant complexion and tanned skin tone really compliments their unique features.I am not Indian however every night I pray to Lord Jesus the Saviour in hopes that one day I will meet the love of my life and he will be Indian and when we make love he will yell in his sweet sweet Indian accent.

The Indian accent is the best of all! I've got no clue how other people rank accents but I rank them according to their flow, the comfortability level of understanding and most important of all.. Clarity... The Indian accent excels in all these factors!

Indian English accent awesome..Same like a British

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17South African

It is unique, almost similar to an american accent

We speak the clearest queens accent in the world compared to the American and the everyday brit

We speak clearly and also have a few cool, catchy slangs of our own.

I also love this accent

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18Icelandic

It is one of the most beautiful and relaxing accents to me personally.

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19Canadian

I'm from Canada, and personally I find we do say "eh", and our words slur together in a sexy way. Long Live Canadians!

I'm Canadian I feel like the accent is a more polite version of an American accent.

Yes they are so cool more maple syrup

Canadians accent are the best

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20Welsh

The Welsh accent is one of the most beautiful-sounding, melodic, lyrical and calming accents in the world. Thank you, Welsh people, for you have given Earth a gift in every word you say.

What can I say other than it's the best accent in the world!

Beautiful sounding accent, I could listen to it all day!

I am 100% Welsh and I am proud to be

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