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PostPosted: Mon May 25, 2020 9:45 pm 
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Watching some netflix documentary about coups and such like, and this weird f*cker is commenting on a lot of it. Could any englishes watching describe his accent to me?


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PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2020 11:50 am 
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I'll hazard a guess at affeced Oxbridge of the sort that is inherited from listening to Deddy hold forth on frightfully complex matters from an absurdly young age?


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PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2020 1:37 pm 
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Quite a interesting talk here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5oPiQZ2CPAE


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PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2020 1:39 pm 
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Just old-fashioned RP.


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PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2020 1:40 pm 
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It was more exaggerated on the show I watched last night.


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PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2020 1:49 pm 
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Gavin Duffy wrote:
It was more exaggerated on the show I watched last night.

His auld lad is/was an expert on psychology and marketing.

Judging by the name and accent I suspect there's an attempt to be as undeniably English as possible. He ran for the Tories in the 80s, so he probably fĂșcking loathes any association with Ireland and overcompensates.


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