If someone asked you on the spot to do an impression of an accent, Im sure most of you would go straight for the American.
You may even be pretty good at it, whether you go for a Boston, Texan or Valley Girl accent, I’m sure the majority of you can kick out an accent with perfect flair.
The Condé Nast Traveller YouTube account decided to put their theory to the test by showing that no matter where you’re from in the world, chances are, you’re going to pick up on the same things as the rest of us.
The video shows 70 people from 70 countries do their best impressions of an American accent.
It’s funny to see what sounds and phrases most people picked up on. In fact, the strong majority of women went for the American Valley Girl accent and most of the men opted for a surfer dude voice.
According to the folks from around the globe, they think Americans think America is the greatest country in the world (which they most definitely do).