London Voices – Rory McLeod – Singer/Musician

Often we’re asked what the London accent sounds like.¬†Well, it’s a bit daft trying to describe it – it’s better to listen to real people speaking or singing isn’t it? So, we’ve decided to launch a series of articles about real people who speak in a London accent, with posts to videos or recordings of […]


Understanding Cockney Rhyming Slang

Mike from the US writes with an interesting question: “I’m an American. I have a Master’s Degree. I speak 2 other languages besides English and I still have to watch Guy Ritchie and some other English movies with subtitles. Do people who use the Cockney rhyming slang all use the same celebrities’ names? Otherwise, do […]



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