English accent quiz

In this English accent quiz you are going to watch and listen to English-speaking people with different accents. Listen carefully to the speakers in the one-minute-YouTube-fragments and determine where they are from.

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Official language

According to Wikipedia there were 58 sovereign states and 21 non-sovereign entities in 2014 where English was an official language. The majority of countries where English is an official language are former territories of the British Empire.

Although English is not an official language in the United States or United Kingdom generally; Scotland, Wales, and many states and territories within the U.S. do have English as an official language. (source: Wikipedia)