Accent archive

How to tell Stella to pick up snow peas in just about any accent.

There are two kinds of people in this world: those who can imitate accents, and those who can’t. I’m the latter. So when I need to describe an accent to somebody – say a casting director – it’s nice to know this resource exists. Somebody has gone to extreme lengths to collect speech samples from around the world. It’s fascinating to browse through the site and see how English sounds everywhere.

This week’s Frandoms are by Rob Sturch and Sean Ohlenkamp at Lowe Roche