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Daniel Prior

Length: 1:09 mins
Date: August 2005
Location: Leicester
 
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Changing Accents
Daniel has followed his dream of becoming an archaeologist and found himself in the fair roman city of Leicester… But, when he's finished digging around looking for buried treasure, have the locals converted him to speak their lingo?

Whatdyureckon mi'duck?

We all change our accents depending on where we are and who we're with - check out some of the other things people say on our "Voices" page - to take part in the largest ever quest to discover the way we speak in Britain today.

Its official! Leicestershire is the home of present day English - Chaucer, the writer being one of the first exponents in his "Canterbury Tales"… I wonder worreeda made on it, if eh cum up here tday?
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