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23rd May '16 8:47:18 PM Anddrix
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* Used ''very'' briefly in ''Film/TheDarkKnight'', with SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker mocking the Chechen crime boss' pronunciation of 'freak'.

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* Used ''very'' briefly in ''Film/TheDarkKnight'', with SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker ComicBook/TheJoker mocking the Chechen crime boss' pronunciation of 'freak'.
2nd Apr '16 11:21:26 AM darksecret
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** In "Tooth and Claw", David Tennant's Tenth Doctor adopted a fake Scottish accent in order to fool Queen Victoria. [[HowsYourBritishAccent Tennant's natural accent is Scottish]], though not quite the same as the one he uses in the episode. Rose also attempts a Scottish accent, but hers is so bad the Doctor tells her "just stop" after only three or four excruciating words.

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** In "Tooth and Claw", David Tennant's Tenth Doctor adopted a fake Scottish accent in order to fool Queen Victoria. [[HowsYourBritishAccent Tennant's natural accent is Scottish]], though not quite the same as the one he uses in the episode. Rose also attempts a Scottish accent, but hers is so bad the Doctor tells her "just stop" "don't do that" after only three or four excruciating words.



** In "Let's Kill Hitler" Rory imitates Amy's Scottish accent. "Clues? What clues?" (Complete with head bobble.)

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** In "Let's Kill Hitler" Rory imitates Amy's Scottish accent. "Clues? What sort of clues?" (Complete with head bobble.))
** In "A Town Called Mercy", when walking into a pub in southwestern USA, the Eleventh Doctor does a passable American accent for one line ("Tea. But the strong stuff. Leave the bag in") before switching back to his natural English accent.
6th Mar '16 9:52:11 AM Morgenthaler
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* In HappyEndings, Dave is at one point talking about he dated many women after his embarrassing public break-up with Alex to her family, both to show he bounced back and to hide that he was currently dating Alex again.

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* In HappyEndings, ''Series/HappyEndings'', Dave is at one point talking about he dated many women after his embarrassing public break-up with Alex to her family, both to show he bounced back and to hide that he was currently dating Alex again.



* ''JustShootMe'': After realizing that his personality has been stolen from another person, Dennis decides to be himself from now on. He then subconsciously adopts the Irish brogue of the bartender serving him, who doesn't take too kindly to being imitated.

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* ''JustShootMe'': ''Series/JustShootMe'': After realizing that his personality has been stolen from another person, Dennis decides to be himself from now on. He then subconsciously adopts the Irish brogue of the bartender serving him, who doesn't take too kindly to being imitated.



* Detective Jimmy [=McNulty=] trying to affect a British accent in a second-season episode of ''TheWire''... which is humorous, because while the ''character'' is from Baltimore, actor Dominic West is [[HowsYourBritishAccent British]].

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* Detective Jimmy [=McNulty=] trying to affect a British accent in a second-season episode of ''TheWire''...''Series/TheWire''... which is humorous, because while the ''character'' is from Baltimore, actor Dominic West is [[HowsYourBritishAccent British]].



* ''TopGear'': The three (British) presenters occasionally slip into Russian or German accents, usually when a car from that nation is up for review. The ''gefingerpoken'' flew especially thick and fast during a crossover with the hosts of German motoring show ''D Motor''.

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* ''TopGear'': ''Series/TopGear'': The three (British) presenters occasionally slip into Russian or German accents, usually when a car from that nation is up for review. The ''gefingerpoken'' flew especially thick and fast during a crossover with the hosts of German motoring show ''D Motor''.



* ''{{Lovejoy}}'' when talking some ex-soviets into a deal.

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* ''{{Lovejoy}}'' ''Series/{{Lovejoy}}'' when talking some ex-soviets into a deal.
1st Mar '16 4:29:42 AM StarTropes
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* [[IAmVeryBritish Malcolm Reed]] on ''Series/StarTrekEnterprise'' briefly imitates [[SouthernFriedGenius Trip Tucker's]] accent when anticipating his reply to supply problems: "Keep yer shirt on, Lieutenant."
19th Feb '16 3:07:14 PM looneynightmare
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* In ''Film/Scream2'' when Randy reunites with Sidney in college they discuss the latest murder, during the conversation when after Sidney says it looked like a publicity stunt Randy says "And it would've been a good one too, people get robbed, shot, maimed, murdered. Multiplexes are very dangerous places to be these days.", he speaks in a British accent for some reason.
1st Feb '16 6:33:45 PM nombretomado
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* TalkLikeAPirateDay.

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* TalkLikeAPirateDay.UsefulNotes/TalkLikeAPirateDay.
8th Jan '16 4:52:43 PM nombretomado
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* Near the beginning of SpiderRobinson's ''Mindkiller'', the hero's sister returns to the United States after several years in Switzerland. Since Americans are not popular in Europe, she has taken to speaking English with "a Swiss French accent" and he has to remind her to speak like an American.

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* Near the beginning of SpiderRobinson's Creator/SpiderRobinson's ''Mindkiller'', the hero's sister returns to the United States after several years in Switzerland. Since Americans are not popular in Europe, she has taken to speaking English with "a Swiss French accent" and he has to remind her to speak like an American.
29th Dec '15 5:15:28 PM ANTMuddle
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** Both Sweetie Belle and Rainbow Dash have imitated Rarity's voice on separate occasions.
5th Dec '15 11:59:29 AM nombretomado
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* In a ''SesameStreet'' segment in which the Count Von Count is an elevator attendant, Kermit casually mimics the Count's pronunciation of "elewator".

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* In a ''SesameStreet'' ''Series/SesameStreet'' segment in which the Count Von Count is an elevator attendant, Kermit casually mimics the Count's pronunciation of "elewator".
5th Dec '15 11:34:05 AM ecuvulle6267
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* In ''Film/TheHungerGames'', Katniss imitates Effie Trinket's "May the odds be ''ever'' in your favor" in the beginning.
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