Though it’s not a big place compared to say, Australia, it’s still big enough to have regional accents and though they all sound different, absolutely none of them sound like this.
The dialect coach starts by saying the Irish accent “small and melodic”, whatever that means, before she tells you to pronounce “flower” as “floooywr” and so on.
It really is a bizarre attempt at an accent that you need to hear to believe…
The responses are predictably brilliant…
This woman is in for a shock when she fowynds owyt lemons ar sowyer https://t.co/Z13tyiJeOu
— Michael Fry (@BigDirtyFry) May 15, 2019
Even more, why is she teaching linguistics from a surgical waiting room at Christmas time?
— Vern Acular (@AcularVern) May 15, 2019
What fresh hell is this?
— Fintan O’Toolbox (@FintanOToolbox) May 15, 2019
“The Tom Cruise School of Irish Accents”
— John (@jokekoky) May 15, 2019
So weird. So funny.
She actually sounds Scottish at certain points. Very peculiar.
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Alfie Powell joined as an apprentice and was probably hired because he was likely the only person who applied. He's been blagging his way through writing articles for four years now and he's definitely showing signs of slowing down. When not writing for The Hook, Alfie finds time to indulge in his favourite hobbies, such as drinking and sitting down.Follow