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    markp55 is offline Newbie
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    Question What accent do I have?

    Hi all,

    I'm a newbie here and I stumbled upon this site when I was searching online to figure out what accent I have. For years, I've been told that I have different accents at different times. So finally, I decided to record myself and hear what I sound like.
    What accent do I seem to have? I myself can't pinpoint. I grew up all over the world and have no real geographical roots.

    https://soundcloud.com/user856232393/accent-check

    It'd be great if you could listen to it and let me know! Thanks in advance!

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    Default Re: What accent do I have?

    Quote Originally Posted by markp55 View Post
    Hi all,

    I'm a newbie here and I stumbled upon this site when I was searching online to figure out what accent I have. For years, I've been told that I have different accents at different times. So finally, I decided to record myself and hear what I sound like.
    What accent do I seem to have? I myself can't pinpoint. I grew up all over the world and have no real geographical roots.

    https://soundcloud.com/user856232393/accent-check

    It'd be great if you could listen to it and let me know! Thanks in advance!
    Is that your natural voice? It's very croaky; is there a reason for that? It sounds vaguely mechanical. I'd guess it's artificial larynx accent.

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    Default Re: What accent do I have?

    Could you record yourself speaking normally- reading aloud is not a good way to judge. The recording does sound strange to me too- there's a lot of interference.

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