The Accent Translator
- The Accent Translator
Customers who use Lastminute.com can now enter some well known phrases into their search and get a translation into a number of British accents. Visitors to the site can ask how to say things with a Geordie, Glaswegian, Mancunian, Scouse and Brummie as well as the accent of the Bristol folk.
One example for travellers to Newcastle would be how to ask for a flight to Barcelona, which would go something like this; “Howay man! Aa’d leik te gan bi plane te Barcelona.” This new tool could help many who struggle to with the different accents of British residents. However it could get messy if a customer from Japan was trying the lingo.
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