Jose asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 1 month ago

Why does Greta Thunberg have a British accent even though she's Swedish?

9 Answers

  • Cara
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    She doesn't actually sound English, if that's what you mean, but obviously she has learned English well, perhaps from a native speaker.

  • 4 weeks ago

    I wouldn't know. I have better things to do than be lectured by a child.

    But English is widely spoken in all the Scandinavian countries, and children learn it thoroughly at school.

  • 1 month ago

    She had a good teacher and she's got a good ear for language.

  • abdul
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    She probably learned her English from an instructor with that accent.

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  • ..
    Lv 5
    1 month ago

    Common for educated West Europeans to speak good English. They learn from an early age at school.

  • In Swedish schools, they teach English rather than American.

  • Rick
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    ALL actors have a British accent, EVEN space aliens do !!

  • 1 month ago

    Well she probably learned proper English from a Brit.

  • Ann
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    She probably learned English in Britain. She is a rich kid, you know.

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