Why Antarctica Has Its Own Accent

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  • That mf rat Charles
    That mf rat Charles2 ditë më parë

    That Joe Biden joke would definitely not slide nowadays, BLM would be on your ass lmao

  • Sophie Tsutan
    Sophie Tsutan2 ditë më parë

    4:47 /ɯ/ is unrounded /u/, so still a back vowel, not a front one

  • • quiantrelle •
    • quiantrelle •8 ditë më parë

    Accents are just mouth fonts ~ I don't know who it's from, I just know that it's not from me

  • StarTropicsKing
    StarTropicsKing8 ditë më parë

    That man sounds funny and his sweater says U of M on it. Is he from Minnesota? No, he’s from the University of Mars. Could’ve fooled me! 🤷‍♂️

  • Michael R Fanning
    Michael R Fanning9 ditë më parë

    3:41 I agree

  • insert name
    insert name9 ditë më parë

    yea sure you can speak antarctican; but can you speak keyboard spam? no BOOM idsgfiksudhgiudthdgoieogrt = cat

  • K dawg
    K dawg10 ditë më parë

    Closer than joe biden with children?

  • lloyd 18
    lloyd 1810 ditë më parë

    About the maternity leave stuff Europe and other healthcare stuff it's good on paper but in reality is shitty in corrupt countries you still have to pay and in non-corrupt ones you will die until you can go to the doctor's.

  • Aleksei Kean
    Aleksei Kean10 ditë më parë

    “In the UK, Australia and New Zealand they would say Paid Maternity Leave. Whereas, in America, we would say: what?” Me: Damn

  • Nathan Boyd
    Nathan Boyd10 ditë më parë

    I always thought it was teeth chattering

  • Zachary Bolick
    Zachary Bolick12 ditë më parë

    my respect for rll when he talked about joe jumped higher than space - x rockets

  • Brandon Dayon
    Brandon Dayon13 ditë më parë

    whats with the political subtle biden hate. there are charged people who you could have used. dislike for blind hate

  • That mf rat Charles

    That mf rat Charles

    2 ditë më parë

    God stfu

  • Baff ForFun
    Baff ForFun13 ditë më parë


  • drkennedy611
    drkennedy61113 ditë më parë

    We can't even get a man on the moon, There will never be a colony on Mars.

  • Jussi Pelaa
    Jussi Pelaa13 ditë më parë

    0:59 uh Finland first on the list perkele

  • Wesley M.
    Wesley M.14 ditë më parë

    Now Antarctica is the only safe place.

  • Paddy Newton
    Paddy Newton14 ditë më parë

    Pen and pin are both pronounced different but they are a bit closer.

  • HagenigeTaru
    HagenigeTaru14 ditë më parë

    We pronounce pin and pen the same as PIN here in Alabama as well.

  • NotBop
    NotBop14 ditë më parë

    3:20 that joke took me a sec but damn that hilarious

  • Astroo
    Astroo14 ditë më parë


  • Pommy6
    Pommy615 ditë më parë

    ALthe is an ILLUSION

  • Paul
    Paul16 ditë më parë

    Subscribe to my channel. If you dont want to, its ok, just look for another comment.

  • Abhigyan Ghosal
    Abhigyan Ghosal17 ditë më parë

    I physically cringed when he said Aussie like Aussi instead of Ozzie.

  • Aleks72
    Aleks7217 ditë më parë

    Antarctica: *Pingu noises*

  • B.J. Hubbard
    B.J. Hubbard17 ditë më parë

    1:30 describes 2020.

  • Electro Dynamometre
    Electro Dynamometre18 ditë më parë

    The mortality rate there’s insane

  • Reyesellymark Reyes
    Reyesellymark Reyes20 ditë më parë

    0:56 do u mean icesolated

  • Jobo Atayde
    Jobo Atayde20 ditë më parë

    I’m here because i rewatched a place further than the universe

  • MugTheBoss
    MugTheBoss21 ditë më parë

    Answer: they are isolated. Makes sense, that’s literally how every other accent comes to be.

  • Alan Carnell
    Alan Carnell24 ditë më parë

    The Expanse has different accents for Martians, Belters and Earthers. The Belters especially strayed from whatever tongue they spoke before moving there. The Martians are more...clipped...I suppose.

  • John Johnson
    John Johnson24 ditë më parë

    Your vowel chart indication! You moved from rounded to unrounded, you didn't move in the mouth at all. It even says so at the bottom of the chart in the video.

  • Anthony Du
    Anthony Du26 ditë më parë

    You voice sounds painful for this episode

  • Vinayak K
    Vinayak K26 ditë më parë

    Imagine a world without England 😂

  • Ash-y
    Ash-y28 ditë më parë


  • Jar Jar Binks
    Jar Jar Binks28 ditë më parë


  • Elliot Clark
    Elliot Clark29 ditë më parë

    Hey I'm from New Zealand and I just want to say that the trap and bath example is correct and so is the paid maternity leave but I have never heard somebody say pen and pin the same, idk maybe its just an aussie thing

  • Muhammad 560
    Muhammad 56029 ditë më parë

    There are two suns in Antarctica 🤔

  • Sans Timeline BA24C0 Gamer
    Sans Timeline BA24C0 GamerMuaj më parë

    It's probably a mix of argentinian and australian IM NOT 'ITLER MATE

  • hello world
    hello worldMuaj më parë

    “being stuck mostly indoors with so few people for eight months”. mmhmmm say that again

  • Youtuber Top Hat
    Youtuber Top HatMuaj më parë

    1:37 i was like "it'd make more sense if you said donald trump" then I saw the upload date

  • Eldar Franke
    Eldar FrankeMuaj më parë

    Cool. So now over a million people know how specific 70 caucasians speak in a desert.

  • Lyutsifer
    LyutsiferMuaj më parë

    I don’t need to worry about the IRS. Human civilization will probably collapse within several years.

  • Kyler Smith
    Kyler SmithMuaj më parë

    "As you can imagine, being stuck indoors with so few people for 8 months..." As a matter of fact, I can imagine that

  • 5610winston
    5610winstonMuaj më parë

    What about 'aunt' and 'aunt'. People pf a certain age pronounce it the same as the insect 'ant', as God intended, whereas there has been a vowel shift in the US to rhyme it with 'haunt'.

  • BoogieMonster 101
    BoogieMonster 101Muaj më parë

    Lol in food it’s blah blah blah but in food it’s blah blah blah

  • KyrohJc
    KyrohJcMuaj më parë

    2:40 oh see?? its oh zee...

    PRISON-ELECT BIDENMuaj më parë

    the world: paid maternity leave.. americans: whats that?

  • tom edney
    tom edneyMuaj më parë

    People say the British invaded. Whilst its true that some people that invaded places were British, surely then when they settled they became American or Australian or South African etc, and their descendants are American, Australian and South African, respectively?

  • Ronald McDonald
    Ronald McDonaldMuaj më parë

    "so let's say, you just make the bloody video instead of filling it with bullshit like this lead in about the IRS.... It isn't funny, it makes watching your videos cringe worthy

  • Zara Anderson
    Zara AndersonMuaj më parë

    Yeah, we don't call pens pins in new zealand. I have no idea where he got that from

  • Minecrafter 3929
    Minecrafter 3929Muaj më parë

    Somehow this feels like subliminal political messages are trying to be forced down my through hidden in an educational video...

  • YAY its Lockie
    YAY its LockieMuaj më parë

    Paid maternity leave joke is underrated.

  • Anvil Games
    Anvil GamesMuaj më parë

    Best segway into a curiosity stream ad ever

  • Kermit's Latte
    Kermit's LatteMuaj më parë

    That mouth closeup is cringey.

  • Coolzdud01
    Coolzdud01Muaj më parë

    "Imagine being stuck indoors for 8 months" *Well, it happened*

  • Livin' like JustiΠ Y.
    Livin' like JustiΠ Y.Muaj më parë

    *I opened ALthe on my computer and I stumbled on Justin Y's ALthe page.* Then, I clicked about and what I saw was the location is "Antartica" I am not sure that he lives there but the location was Antartica ❄️

  • JC Pita
    JC PitaMuaj më parë

    he really got me with the maternity leave bit

  • 404 Error Not Found
    404 Error Not FoundMuaj më parë

    Did you have to politicize this video?

  • Blaine Knutson
    Blaine KnutsonMuaj më parë

    People will listen to recorded voices so how they pronounce words will not change.

  • Molly Pierce
    Molly PierceMuaj më parë

    2:41 it’s pronounced ’auzzee’ not ‘aussee’

  • ༒Gorm Auslander༒
    ༒Gorm Auslander༒Muaj më parë

    1:34 Impossible

  • Austin Naber
    Austin NaberMuaj më parë

    0:54 Ice-olated

  • Charles Calvin & Bfb Pencil
    Charles Calvin & Bfb PencilMuaj më parë

    Notice how he says “Aw s ee” Instead of pronouncing it like “aw zz e”

  • Best W
    Best WMuaj më parë

    I picked up a Minnesota accent from a girlfriend. Took me years to get rid of it. Still sometimes have the broken English accent of an old foreign friend.

  • Jeffrey Blaseg
    Jeffrey BlasegMuaj më parë

    Was that Biden bullshit really necessary? Be better than this childish vitriol.

  • Allan Schon
    Allan SchonMuaj më parë

    In the US we say coronavirus. In New Zealand they say, 'what?'

  • Cameron Adams
    Cameron AdamsMuaj më parë

    Fun fact: New Zealanders do say pin and pen differently

  • GodOfReality
    GodOfRealityMuaj më parë

    I can't handle that disgusting close-up of some random guy's mouth and he can't speak without slobbering spit all over the place. Really didn't need to be reminded of people like that.

  • max mustermann
    max mustermannMuaj më parë

    1:37 You mean: Closer than Donald Trump to a Woman.

  • WheatleyThe_BigMoron _
    WheatleyThe_BigMoron _Muaj më parë

    oh fuck what if I copy this accent and then get stuck with it oh god oh fuck

  • Nora Archer
    Nora ArcherMuaj më parë

    it is funny to me how you have good jokes and terrible delivery

  • Wulf104
    Wulf104Muaj më parë

    Alternative title: How to get away with tax fraud

  • Dave Huxtable, Inc
    Dave Huxtable, IncMuaj më parë

    Aussie is pronounced Ozzy, not Ossy. I would never normally correct someone's pronunciation, but nicknames are used to show familiarity. Mispronouncing them shows the familiarity to be fake.

  • Killerofcats
    KillerofcatsMuaj më parë


    CANDO WEMuaj më parë

    flee from corona in Antarctica :D

  • Rainbow Radio
    Rainbow RadioMuaj më parë

    3:20 fuck man California's already on fire, no need to roast the rest of us!

  • Joseph Joestar
    Joseph JoestarMuaj më parë

    in every other country it is called an invasion to seize oil fields. in america it’s called liberation.

  • Solace
    SolaceMuaj më parë

    Hehe. Ice-lated

  • Wek1
    Wek1Muaj më parë

    Ich hab eine Deutschland Flagge gesehen.

  • caden orion
    caden orion2 muaj më parë

    Surprised you didn’t bring up Canadian accents, since it’s an ex British colony and it’s similar to Antarctica in the way that it’s snowy and isolating. We pronounce ‘food’ with the vowel fronting!

  • Peter Sheppard
    Peter Sheppard2 muaj më parë

    is it just me or was that mouth footage really distracting and off-putting?

  • H L
    H L2 muaj më parë

    Congratulations, your UK accent has just triggered everyone north of Watford!

  • Patrick Bonnett Garcia
    Patrick Bonnett Garcia2 muaj më parë

    How can there be an Antarctic accent if there’s no official language and many different languages are on the continent, so obviously this is the English variation and not the whole concept of Antarctic accents because if there was , Spanish , German, Norwegian etc.

  • Cesar Bustos
    Cesar Bustos2 muaj më parë

    Who’s here after the election after Biden got elected?

  • Anti Gen
    Anti Gen2 muaj më parë

    Eh, looks pretty chilly

  • Lóuise Productions
    Lóuise Productions2 muaj më parë

    Wait what jsowkenheiskw,w you have to pay taxes on ALthe??????

  • M O
    M O2 muaj më parë

    the maternity leave joke was so completely unexpected it made me laugh out loud

  • Pre-Debut Era
    Pre-Debut Era2 muaj më parë

    1:36 OH MY GOD💀💀💀

  • John Smith
    John Smith2 muaj më parë

    Kind of like the kids on Alaskan Bush People

  • Andrew Beck
    Andrew Beck2 muaj më parë

    The excessive political nonsense detracts from the video.

  • Keebler17
    Keebler172 muaj më parë

    3:14 omg

  • Benjamin Stribling
    Benjamin Stribling2 muaj më parë

    Actually, you read the IPA chart wrong. "ɯ" is not pronounced farther forward from "u", but is rather the undrounded counterpart of "u". This is because on the IPA chart, vowels are place as the one on the left is unrounded, and the one on the right is rounded. Not left is forward and right is backward. So, when someone says food as in "fɯd", they're pronouncing the oo sound unroundedly, not slightly farther forward.

  • no
    no2 muaj më parë

    U mei guud! I oit muy benz Paraladulorobenzene

  • D. E. Franklin
    D. E. Franklin3 muaj më parë

    This happened a bit in the natural science departments at the varsity where I studied. Botanists, zoologists, and geologists tended to hang together, and we weren't all South African. There were people from USA, Netherlands, Namibia, UK, Sweden, Uganda, Australia in the cohort I studied with. Besides, not all South Africans are home language English speakers, to put it mildly. Spelling out a word like "haemoglobin", when you don't agree on the names of vowels, is challenging. An English speaker says "A", they say "ay", but that sound means "Y" to an Afrikaner, and a German or Dutch speaker is likely to hear "E".

  • Yoshi Yo
    Yoshi Yo3 muaj më parë

    The beginning of the video is just Leafy

  • The Noob
    The Noob3 muaj më parë


  • someaznkid
    someaznkid3 muaj më parë

    i do not approve of how You said Ossie, its Aussie

  • Andrew23
    Andrew233 muaj më parë

    Nice analysis except for the Biden joke

  • MCspider
    MCspider3 muaj më parë

    Conspiracy theory Wendover and half is interested and Sam are all the same person

  • Number1Irishlad
    Number1Irishlad3 muaj më parë

    3:15 HA

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