Rebuilding Foundations

An exploration of international development work in Africa

Language Lesson #3

All the English-speaking foreigners here affect the same “Ghanaian” accent when speaking to locals, but our accent doesn’t actually sound anything like how Ghanaians speak English.  Why do we this?  Why?


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One thought on “Language Lesson #3

  1. I’m glad someone else has picked up on this! It bugged me so much when I was a JF! (I was in Uganda, but same deal)

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