What is the funniest British accent?
After asking 4,000 people to listen to the same joke in 11 different regional accents, researchers from the University of Aberdeen concluded that the Brummie accent, as typified by the likes of Frank Skinner, Jasper Carrott and Lenny Henry, is Britain’s funniest, appealing to more than a fifth of those questioned.
What is the friendliest British accent?
Do you agree? Yorkshire has been crowned as the most trustworthy accent in the UK, with a new study finding it to be ‘intelligent’ and ‘calming’.
Which accent is the hardest to understand in UK?
Which UK accents are harder to transcribe than others? This is our list of the top ten areas of difficult regional UK accents:
- Geordie (Newcastle and Tyneside)
- Scouse (Merseyside)
- Black Country (Wolverhampton, Dudley and Walsall areas)
- West and South Yorkshire.
- Cockney (Greater London)
What is the best English accent?
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:
Does John Oliver have a British accent?
Oliver describes his own accent as a “mongrel” of Brummie, Scouse, and Bedford influences. Oliver continues to perform stand-up.
Where does Gina Yashere live?
She currently lives in Altadena, California, with her partner.
How popular is the British accent?
British is the most likeable accent globally, with 45% of respondents stating they enjoy hearing their native language spoken with a British accent.