There are many rules of british accent. For example you can't use R word. So its WAAD not WORD. Another is FOWAAD not FORWARD. Right? Can anyone help me with this. Is there anyone who can provide me with  most importatnt rules of having British accent?

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Hi Farham, well I am Catalan from Barcelona, I personally enjoy much more British, but not in all UK is the same if you go midlands you will see the diferents.

I think this is just a question to enjoy all of thems.



I prefer British English. I recommend you to listen to the Beatles, Britpop bands (Suede, Blur, Pulp), watch British films, watch the news on BBC, change your language preferences to English UK. Here in Chile, British English is taught at school and university level. US English, just for business.


tiffy 7330
Yes I agree with Pollux_geminae. Watch more British English movies and TV programs or listen to Brit music. Exposing yourself to this language will make the learning more enjoyable.


Thank you guys :) that was very helpful


Use either one. Just try to be consistent. Remember that there are quite a few more differences between American and British English than the accent; spelling, vocabulary, idioms, phrases, etc.

Nowadays more people are exposed to the American English, mainly because of the movies and entertainment. And most importantly because of business and technology.

Good luck.


tiffy 7330

Both are good.

Here are some vocabulary terms used by British and American.


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