Translation of "accent" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (PRONUNCIATION) 發音 uk us /ˈæk.sənt/

the way in which people in a particular area, country or social group pronounce words

He's got a strong French/Scottish accent. 他說話帶有很重的法國/蘇格蘭口音。
She's French but she speaks with an impeccable English accent. 她是法國人,但說話卻是地道的英國腔。
He speaks with a broad/heavy/strong/thick Yorkshire accent. 他說話帶有很重的約克郡口音。
I thought I could detect a slight West Country accent. 我想我可以聽得出來一點輕微的英格蘭西南部口音。
accented uk us /əkˈsen.tɪd/ US  /ˈæk.sen.t̬ɪd/ adjective

He spoke in heavily accented English. 他說英語帶有很重的外國口音。

(Translation of “accent noun (PRONUNCIATION)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)