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Does a coherent sentence which is a cross language homophone exist?
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There is an old joke: 'What is the motto of the French Navy? "A l'eau, c'est l'heure!" ("to the water, it's time!" in French, but read similarly to "'Allo, sailor"). As tradition dictates, I'll get ...

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How do accents of a whole town drift?
3 votes

I live in an exceptionally remote village in the West of England (UK). The local dialect/accent among the older generation took a long time for us to understand when we moved here 7 years ago. My ...

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What makes a non-native English speaker sound foreign?
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OP has "they don't know why is that" which is not a natural word order to me as UK Southern-received. More expected, if not 'natural', would be "they don't know why that is.". This would suggest to ...

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