Accent in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Accent

a distinctive pronunciation of language often associated by nationality or culture

Examples of Accent in a sentence

If you ever meet someone from another country, you will likely note that they have an accent when they speak your language.  🔊

Though the natives of Great Britain and the United States both speak English, people from those countries enunciate their words with a different accent.  🔊

Even if you learn to speak a new language fluently, it is likely that native speakers will be able to tell it is your first language by the different accent you speak it with.  🔊

Despite living in the same country, Americans from the north and south often have a different accent that is easy to distinguish.  🔊

We often imagine people from other countries speaking with a distinctly different accent than what we are used to.  🔊

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