Not so long ago I read the results of a dating survey on the world's sexiest accent. And I must admit I was intrigued. And I was positive the winner was Australian. Or South African. Because those are at the top of my own personal list. But no, neither one of my favorites was deemed the most attractive. Which means, they obviously picked the wrong 11,000 people to survey. Especially to come up with the number one spot going to...
What? I just hear Austin Powers. Or every drunk guy in Gibraltar. (There's a lot of them.) And ewwwwww, it's revolting. That's not the most shocking though. The MOST shocking one to me was in the number 2 slot.
Whaaaaaaatttttttttt? And which particular American accent are we talking here. Jersey? Or even worse, Boston? What about a southern drawl? Or Hawaiian? Because they're completely different. But, not one of them is "sexy". Maybe because I am American. And I've lived enough places to have heard them all and nothing accentuates an accent more than context.
So with that, here's my accent:
My non-accent just accentuates my goofiness.
What does yours accentuate?
Because I know you're curious, these countries round out the list:
9. Latin American