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Old 02-06-2012, 04:15 PM
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Default Re: A question for those living in Britain...

It's not too difficult to see why most American's impression of an English accent is a central london dialect. Most tourists only visit London. Outside of that, it's Prince Charles, Benny Hill, Rowan Atkinson & a selection of James Bond actors. Ringo's probably the most recognisable Brit drummer, but he's a Scouser, & a fairly weird sounding one at that (not that normal sounding Scousers actually exist), so he's best relegated to Thomas the Tank Engine scripts.

Whoops, did I say Ringo & Best in the same sentence :) Sorry Bernhard.
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