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Neils
Saturday, May 21st, 2005, 04:28 PM
To my ear, I find the accents of Germanic derived languages most pleasant which include


Afrikaans
Danish
Dutch-Flemish
English, including American, Austrailian, Irish and British variations.
Faroese
Frisian
High German
Gutnish
Icelandic
Low German
Norwegian
Swedish (also familiar with local variations)
Yiddish

What is your favourite? You may specify a local variant. I would be particularly interested in hearing those. I can't make up my mind :confused:

Lundi
Saturday, May 21st, 2005, 04:36 PM
For samples of those accents, check out this (http://www.forums.skadi.net/showthread.php?t=8234&highlight=accents) thread started my Náttfari

Nordgau
Saturday, May 21st, 2005, 06:37 PM
Yiddish

This one I find only limitedly pleasant to my ear. :P

Náttfari
Saturday, May 21st, 2005, 06:47 PM
Oy vey!!!