Germans don’t speak in a German accent, they just speak German.
What is surprising, even deeply disturbing, is the way that many individuals who consider themselves democratic, even-handed, rational, and free of prejudice, hold on tenaciously to a standard language ideology which attempts to justify restriction...
I wanted the person with the Southern accent to be the smartest person in the room.
It’s not my accent, but my brevity makes me stylish.
I’m a parrot. I can pick up an accent and just do it.
Try and fit in in a New Zealand playground with an Armagh accent – it doesn’t work.
Because I had an accent, people had this impression that I was dumb.