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    #1

    What accent do you think I have?

    (Copy-paste this YouTube ID- ogTVIa2pjow)

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    #2

    Re: What accent do you think I have?

    Here's the link for anyone who's interested. The recording is too short and too muddy to make a proper assessment. However, there's not really much guessing involved, since your profile states that your from the Philippines.

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    #3

    Re: What accent do you think I have?

    Could you upload a longer text? It's hard to say much from such a short video, but if you gave us a minute, it would be easier to comment.

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    #4

    Re: What accent do you think I have?

    Another vid of me where I'm talking:

    (YouTube: twHGKUIB6yY)

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    #5

    Re: What accent do you think I have?

    He sounds like a Filipino to me.

    -- Professor Higgins.

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    #6

    Re: What accent do you think I have?

    Quote Originally Posted by konungursvia View Post
    He sounds like a Filipino to me.

    -- Professor Higgins.
    'Cause I am Filipino.

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    #7

    Re: What accent do you think I have?

    Quote Originally Posted by konungursvia View Post
    He sounds like a Filipino to me.

    -- Professor Higgins.
    I'm living in Manila at the moment, and I'd agree.

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    #8

    Re: What accent do you think I have?

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    I'm living in Manila at the moment, and I'd agree.
    Have you picked up any Tagalog?

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    #9

    Re: What accent do you think I have?

    I'm having lessons and am at basic grunt level.

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