And there's something so majestically unnatural about the pronunciation—as if the American in question is learning, through baby steps, to speak an entirely new language. Of course, in many ways, this is exactly the very challenge they are undertaking. And just as how, say, German sounds woefully misrepresented when spoken in a British accent, so too does British English in an American brogue.
It was for this very reason that I figured a video depicting this very scenario would make for quite the interesting experiment. Let me know what you think.
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