23:01 - ScreamingSteelUS Marcel, to me the South African accent is like a mix of Scottish, Dutch, and Australian accents, so that's a bit odd. I have been to Ireland, though, and some people are just impossible to understand.
23:01 - Troy Killjoy A language sounds retarded and childish? You should probably consider how you sound to other people before saying something like that.
23:00 - E.Mols86 While we're nitpicking anyway right now, it's actually "all-time" and not "all time". Oh, Afrikaans is probably the most ridiculous language I've ever heard. It just sounds so retarded and utterly childish to me.
23:00 - Troy Killjoy Pants (underwear), purse (wallet), petticoat (undershirt)... lots of different meanings depending on where you are. ;)
22:59 - Marcel Hubregtse Screaming I find a thick Irish or thick Scottish accent way harder to understand or an thick northern English accent. I have no problems with South Africans
22:59 - Troy Killjoy English is easy to learn (coming from a native speaker of course) but extremely difficult to master since the language is so heavily contested by self-proclaimed English "masters" themselves.