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American/British Accent Test

Grab your virtual passport, put on your 'listening ears,' and let's dive into the world of English accents. Are you ready to discover if you lean more towards a British or American accent, or perhaps a unique blend of both?
This quiz is designed to help you explore and celebrate the nuances of English pronunciation and word choices, with a focus on the distinctions between British and American accents.
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  • 1
    What word do you use when talking about arithmatic?
    What word do you use when talking about arithmatic?
  • 2
    Faucet, or tap?
  • 3
    How do you say "you" to a group of people?

  • 4
    What do you call a circle where roads meet?
  • 5
    How do you say, "You know"?
  • 6
    Finish the sentence, "I am going to enroll ... "

  • 7
    Which one involves getting a ball past a goal?
  • 8
    What do you call a group of players who try to score a touchdown?
  • 9
    What do you call a place away from home where children are cared for?
  • 10
    Middle/High School, or Secondary School?

  • 11
    Highway, or motorway?
  • 12
    What do you call the small insects that light up at night in the summer?
  • 13
    How do you pronounce the word "schedule"?
  • 14
    How do you pronounce "advertisement"?
  • 15
    How do you say "aluminum"?
  • 16
    What's the British pronunciation for "tomato"?

  • 17
    In the UK, what do you call the front of a car?
  • 18
    How do you say the word "herbivore" (an animal that eats plants)?
  • 19
    What's the correct pronunciation of "route"?
  • 20
    What is your pronunciation of "herb" (the plant)?

Comments (78)

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1397 days ago
I’m British and I live in uk and I got your pretty British but not quite. I dunno what I did wrong and time and this other dude are only people who commented in 2020, well so far. Sad nobody has commented for 72 days dis including the one underneath me. K baii
1406 days ago
Haha, never been to America before but still I sound kinda like an American. I actually belong to a country which was a British colony 70 years hence. It's quite fascinating to see how globalization can, in fact, change the basic fundamentals of even an integral language.
1470 days ago
I used to live in London hehe
1478 days ago
im fully british and it says im American and watched lots of british tv programmes and live in England
1537 days ago
I am aussie and I have an American accent
1622 days ago
Is this a quiz to detect your accent or your dialect...?
1644 days ago
I'm Bad American born Chinese. Though I have American accent.
1647 days ago
We DON'T* just walk around sorry
1647 days ago
Oi, oi! You really are a true Brit, with the way you speak! Perhaps you've spent a lot of time in the U.K, or have watched a lot of TV or many movies from there, or know many Brits.
No maybe it's the fact I am British and also calling it high school isn't just American. We do this walk around going
"Oh so are you in primary or secondary?"
Yeah we call primary, primary but we just call secondary high school. Just high school here is different to high school in America right?
Also oi oi is kinda steriotypical not every British person says that. I'm northern not southern!!
God why is everyone so fascinated by our accent? Seriously!!
1860 days ago
I guess the results are rather fair if I may say;quite British,but not completely
1949 days ago
Halfway between American and British English.
2021 days ago
I’m not a native english man(as you can check my nickname) but test said that my accent is quite American ☝️ Im fully destroyed stereotype that Russians pronouncing english words too bad..
2138 days ago
i have an american accent. i can also speak the british accent cos our school teaches british english. i guess my results are fair ' Quite british'
2139 days ago
i am like dantdm BRITISH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
2165 days ago
I never have been both uk or us it says you have half
2171 days ago
I never have been both uk or us it says you have halfway this should be a joke.
2297 days ago
It says I'm a full Brit when i was born in america. I may have a accent but I'm American!!!
2871 days ago
I'm in London and it says I have an accent that is halfway between American and British and I was born in London.