35 Accents in the English Language

  • Published on Nov 13, 2010
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    Definitely my most requested video from the past two years. Finally getting around to do it! Accents from around the world. Woo!
    Hilarious comment grouping:
    Accents I do in the video:
    General American - New York City/North Jersey - Philadelphia/South Jersey - Boston - Southern American - Redneck - Midwestern - Southwestern - California Surfer - California Valley Girl - Urban American Girl - Transatlantic 1940s - 1940s Gangster - Canadian - Mexican - Jamaican - Irish - English - Medieval English - Cockney English - Australian - French - German - Russian - Italian - Spanish - Filipino - Mandarin Chinese - Cantonese Chinese - Japanese - Korean - Vietnamese - Arabian - Indian - Kenyan
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    My Family Tries Italian Tongue Twisters: usclip.net/video/bxXBnskp6jY/video.html
    The Accent Challenge ft. BrizzyVoices: usclip.net/video/BkaHQa--FTs/video.html
    The Accent Tag w/ Stef Sanjati: usclip.net/video/1wAPDFP_eQs/video.html
    Is There A Canadian Accent?: usclip.net/video/rAoW32_RdzA/video.html
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  • s o u n d l y a w a k e
    s o u n d l y a w a k e  2 years ago +1037

    Oh hey! Thanks for watching! Check out my new videos by clicking my channel name and don't forget to subscribe if you like them! 🙌🏼

    • woman4m4
      woman4m4 6 months ago

      Cool and funny video......How about you find two-three sentences and you repeat how they sound like with only the different American accents? Cause I know how other language speaking people sound like,but I can't distinguish what the difference between American accents is.

    • Iza Gange
      Iza Gange 7 months ago

      Does this guy own's the voice behind ownage?

    • World of Gachaverse
      World of Gachaverse 7 months ago

      Rx Panbanda for me it’s almost 9 years ago

    • World of Gachaverse
      World of Gachaverse 7 months ago

      s o u n d l y a w a k e the Irish accent was really good I’m Irish and I’m worse than bad at my Irish accent but I’m somewhat good at the dances

    • Teddy
      Teddy 7 months ago

      Aye aye

  • Mo Wuggets
    Mo Wuggets 5 hours ago

    Wait why was the middle western one sound like Minnesotian

  • Christopher Yuan
    Christopher Yuan 10 hours ago

    Best video I have ever seen so far on youtube.

  • Tali Delabocha
    Tali Delabocha 16 hours ago

    Your German accent is very good.

  • Ace Ace
    Ace Ace 23 hours ago +1

    Your are really dope,I can identify mostly but I can’t speak all,really good job 👍🏻

  • Aircraft Engineer

    So sad, there is no indonesian 😢

  • Josiah Sanchez
    Josiah Sanchez Day ago

    *_YEE HAW_*

  • datonelilpotato
    datonelilpotato Day ago

    this helped me because i needed this info for an oc

  • Tessi Veg
    Tessi Veg Day ago

    Ahaha french

  • Muhammet Nabiyev

    Which accent is it which is pronouncing word r weirdly

  • Bob vila Vila
    Bob vila Vila Day ago

    The New England accent is a little off but good vid

  • Rebecca Allan
    Rebecca Allan Day ago

    He forgot the Scottish accent

  • Elijah Carr
    Elijah Carr Day ago +2

    Redneck: Be righ'back, I a gatta' fix ma' tractor. Yee-haw *what was the reason for that 🤔😂
    Lol those girl accents though

  • Elijah Carr
    Elijah Carr Day ago +1

    Almost spot on!

  • Ali Dousti
    Ali Dousti 2 days ago


  • Reactions
    Reactions 2 days ago

    Stick to the American accents ... the rest sound like parodies.

  • Bossfeild
    Bossfeild 2 days ago

    midwestern accent -Cal Chuchesta

  • Awsomecfs TC
    Awsomecfs TC 3 days ago

    I think the Midwestern accent would be better if it wasn’t as high. That’s mostly the northern parts of the midwest. Lots of the people who live in the southern part of the midwest moved here from the south.

  • The Gaming Dingo
    The Gaming Dingo 4 days ago

    I am from Iowa, but I don’t have the Iowa accent, I have the midwestern accent


    You're like the first person I've ever seen acknowledge that canto and Mandarin aren't the same language and have totally different accents. Also, your Mandarin was so good.

  • some snaily bois 19
    some snaily bois 19 5 days ago

    I live with two english people in America i speck like a british person would but with out the accent

  • Wilson Saintil
    Wilson Saintil 5 days ago

    People that only speak american english may think that this guy exaggerates, I say no he doesn't. The french accent was spot on.

  • Can we get 1 thousand sub without any viral vids?

    bRb ImA gO fIx My TrAliOr

    *Y e E e E e E e H a W w W w W*

  • Maya W.
    Maya W. 6 days ago


  • Noah G
    Noah G 6 days ago

    You should let ze German toulk longerr

  • Isa._.
    Isa._. 6 days ago

    A Californian accent basically means you annunciate more. A lot of Californians, (including me) will pronounce things like how a Mexican pronounces it without realizing that's not how other English speaking people talk. Also, does anyone else's accent change a bit when their taking to family from another country? Because with my American friends I'll speak perfect English, but with my cousins, (who like me are Mexican) I'll speak English with a slight Mexican accent. I don't do it on purpose, but it just happens.
    Edit: Btw, there's a difference between Mexican accent and a cholo accent. That was a cholo accent.

    CRAZY ISABELLE 7 days ago

    If your in NJ, anything with a T randomly in it you don’t say. Like instead of mounTAIN it’s mountin’

  • Malik Ogbunamiri
    Malik Ogbunamiri 7 days ago

    This video may be very old, but the urban girl one is still COMPLETELY COMMON.

    PUEBLO 7 days ago +4

    *Turkish Accent : Why you coming FAST?*

  • me Is
    me Is 8 days ago


  • Jay que
    Jay que 8 days ago


  • 미싸추Missachu
    미싸추Missachu 8 days ago

    All the asains that (i know) in the us are vietnamese

  • Love LIS
    Love LIS 8 days ago

    ur russian accent is awful ;(

  • Pauline Wong
    Pauline Wong 9 days ago


  • Valerie Umali
    Valerie Umali 9 days ago +1

    The Korean accent is unrecognizable

  • R. Alexander
    R. Alexander 9 days ago

    Well done

  • XxE7216xX
    XxE7216xX 10 days ago +6

    80%-on comments are about filipino accent

  • Julio Amaya
    Julio Amaya 10 days ago

    I like the boston its soooo good

  • [IP]Agent 7
    [IP]Agent 7 10 days ago +1

    *YEE HAW*

  • ThatGuyAl
    ThatGuyAl 10 days ago


  • soy inocente
    soy inocente 11 days ago

    Hahahaha the Russian accent tho

  • Hey there
    Hey there 11 days ago

    Where's the British English?

  • Gabriel Jacob Eberle
    Gabriel Jacob Eberle 11 days ago +1

    Southern accents aren't all the Same, there's: Mississippi Basin, Texas Appalachia and Carolina Chesapeake.

  • Jenna T
    Jenna T 12 days ago

    I’m from Michigan, lumped in with the Midwest. But we definitely sound like your “normal” voice 100%

  • Ghazal Is here
    Ghazal Is here 12 days ago

    Asia has other countries expect Korea and Japan 🤦🏻‍♀️

  • Trooper
    Trooper 13 days ago

    I am American , and we don;t have that many accents. We have Southern , Midwest , Southwest, East coast accent, is about it

  • Rae Bomb
    Rae Bomb 13 days ago

    As an Irish person, I have never met anyone who speaks with that Irish accent - no offence meant just pointing it out to the Americans who probably think it's spot on xx

  • Be Okay
    Be Okay 14 days ago +1

    i laugh at the filipino accent. 😂😂

  • HELLO Hahahahah
    HELLO Hahahahah 14 days ago

    Some filipinos dont talk like that lol

  • Shiela Rosario
    Shiela Rosario 14 days ago

    I wish i can do a lot of your accents, thanks for sharing

  • m3ery_ .-
    m3ery_ .- 14 days ago

    I'm midwestern, i really don't sound like that smh

  • Brooke Nohle
    Brooke Nohle 14 days ago

    midwestern sounds like willy wonka

  • Lor Bmoreflow
    Lor Bmoreflow 14 days ago

    Midwest sounds canadian weird

  • Dandyych1ki
    Dandyych1ki 14 days ago +5

    As a filipino, those asian accents are ON point

  • Not Razor
    Not Razor 15 days ago +1

    I sound Canadian The Most
    Top 3
    North Jersey
    New York

  • moises25678
    moises25678 15 days ago +1


  • Janelle D
    Janelle D 15 days ago

    Brilliant lol

  • Yung Liam
    Yung Liam 15 days ago

    south jersey accent is the chillest accent for me

  • Joohoney Isminealsocantchangeprofilepicture

    I’m none of these accents 😂

  • Antonio Rolim Júnior
    Antonio Rolim Júnior 16 days ago

    I’m not an English native speaker. I was trained to understand English in general. So I can’t tell the differences in American accents. It’s all the same to me. But British, Russian, Italian, French, Spanish, Latino accents etc when people speak English is definitely noticeable.

  • WindyWolf
    WindyWolf 17 days ago

    Im starting to have a German accent because I’m German and learning German and also moving to Germany 😂🇩🇪👌🏽

  • Glaze Snip
    Glaze Snip 17 days ago +1

    Man I wish I had an accent! But it's to hard.. I only know a bit of southern!

  • Jafah
    Jafah 17 days ago

    2:49 god damnit, i was hoping you would have said “Niko, lets go bowling”

  • Dhairyah Shroff
    Dhairyah Shroff 17 days ago

    3:45 i was here for this one

  • MrMome1612
    MrMome1612 18 days ago

    Hehe, good one. Can you do a hungarian accent?

  • carat cute
    carat cute 18 days ago

    2:42 I'm laughing so hard because I'm French and it's almost right but.. it's worse XD

  • Itz_JuuzouOriath
    Itz_JuuzouOriath 18 days ago

    I’m Filipino and that accent was spot on

  • Chandler Hawkins
    Chandler Hawkins 18 days ago

    These are not good impressions

  • Tikoa Kinney
    Tikoa Kinney 18 days ago

    Pretty good

  • Donker Mag
    Donker Mag 18 days ago +2

    Me: Oh they're different but I can surprisingly understand everything, I thought it would be way more difficult!
    *There comes the Irish*
    Me: what

    • Izzy May Be Great
      Izzy May Be Great 2 days ago

      I’m not sure if I can do Irish either but it was a popular request so I’ll try it out. 2:09

  • Leo Anez
    Leo Anez 19 days ago

    The red neck accent was perfect

  • RecoveryJ
    RecoveryJ 19 days ago

    This was kinda... wrong or he must have been joking ...

  • Ella Granger
    Ella Granger 19 days ago

    the irish one was dreadful

  • Emma Maples
    Emma Maples 19 days ago +1

    Everything was awesome but the southern might need some work. That could just be because there are so many different dialects in the south.

  • John Roblox Fun!
    John Roblox Fun! 19 days ago

    Welsh please? :)

  • Micearemoose
    Micearemoose 20 days ago

    I have a general american accent but sometimes I say things weird by accident or on purpose like I say thank you like tank oo, and anything like anyTHing/anyting and everyone like ethreeyon ( eth-re-yon idk if that helps ) and more I forgot about
    most of these are pretty rare for me to say though

  • Matthew Quigley
    Matthew Quigley 20 days ago

    The Indian accent was on point as well I used to live near a reservation and had several friends that had grown up there. They sound exactly like that so great job!

  • Matthew Quigley
    Matthew Quigley 20 days ago

    So yes the stereotype Canadian eh is a thing

  • Matthew Quigley
    Matthew Quigley 20 days ago +1

    I'm from Regina Saskatchewan (canada) and I think that's a slight stereotypical Canadian accent most Canadian American s are from the more southern parts of Canada and have a more American accent except for rare examples such as switching out right at the end of a sentence for "eh" let me just put that in perspective American it's a nice day right southern Canadian it's a nice day "eh"

  • Nageki Fujishiro
    Nageki Fujishiro 20 days ago

    Why do all accents other than your own always sound cuter..

  • Lynx Lover
    Lynx Lover 20 days ago

    Canadians talk the SAME AS AMERICANS

    • Celeste Moreno
      Celeste Moreno 19 days ago

      Lynx Lover lol Canada has their own accents though

  • Musa Aki
    Musa Aki 20 days ago

    Japanese accent is perfect.

  • Kal G.
    Kal G. 22 days ago

    *_y e E H A W_*

  • Brenda Ornelas
    Brenda Ornelas 22 days ago

    why do you sound like gru when you did the russian accent??

  • Maame Hayes
    Maame Hayes 22 days ago +1

    *I am satisfied now*

  • jay
    jay 22 days ago

    Wow Boston was just absolutely terrible

  • Alisa Schumacher
    Alisa Schumacher 22 days ago

    Yeeee Hawwww

  • _ FatdogMickey _
    _ FatdogMickey _ 23 days ago

    I've never seen a man talking in a Vietnamese english accent more accurate in my entire life :D

  • A Dog In a Cowboy Hat
    A Dog In a Cowboy Hat 23 days ago

    Now as a person with a country accent, and knowing plenty of people with one, You got them right.

  • Salcedo 1985
    Salcedo 1985 23 days ago

    I didn't understand anything xD

  • Keith Hopkins
    Keith Hopkins 23 days ago

    Tbh I’m from south jersey and I’ve never heard anyone speak like that, our accent is like New York accent with a mix of mid American accent. But that’s just me.

  • J W
    J W 24 days ago

    You are very talented. Surely there are SJWs who would accuse you of racism and/or cultural appropriation for your crime of mimicry. Nonsense, of course, but I can guarantee you there are people out there who would get seriously butt hurt by this video.

  • K41 -Knex and More!
    K41 -Knex and More! 24 days ago +7

    italian was wrong not enough hand gestures

  • Reagan Sheets
    Reagan Sheets 24 days ago


  • Anna Bossaller
    Anna Bossaller 25 days ago +1

    Your Midwest accent was literally just like northern Midwest 😂😂😂

  • Vinc Estrada
    Vinc Estrada 25 days ago +2

    He looks like a girl lol

  • strawberryshortcake
    strawberryshortcake 25 days ago

    These r so spot on

  • Daniel Adams
    Daniel Adams 26 days ago

    Vietnamese accent sounds like buk lau

  • Sauce Nation TV
    Sauce Nation TV 26 days ago

    No one says yee haw #yeeyee

  • asgard demasia
    asgard demasia 26 days ago +3

    That filipino caught off guard that was amazinggg