As Soon As I Open My Mouth

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Last in the series of households where they all speak with different accents. Wha d'ye say? Adrian and his mother-in-law have difficulty understanding each other. He's from Sunderland, she's from Fife, and they live in Edinburgh. Producers Kim Normanton and Tessa Watt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941001]

Producers: Kim Normanton

Producers: Tessa Watt

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A smooth Yank, a Yorkshire 'bumpkin' and their Scottish-sounding daughter. Kim Normanton meets families with different accents.

A smooth Yank, a Yorkshire 'bumpkin' and their Scottish-sounding daughter.

Kim Normanton meets families with different accents.

Anne Marie is a smooth Yank and Trevor is a Yorkshire bumpkin.

Their daughter Wendy speaks Scottish - sort of.

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Kim Normanton meets brothers Ivor and Sid Spencer - both raised in London's East End, but their accents are worlds apart.

Brothers Ivor and Sid - raised in London's East End, but their accents are worlds apart.

Ivor Spencer and his brother Sid were both raised in London's East End but their accents are worlds apart.

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Kim Normanton meets brothers Ivor and Sid Spencer, both raised in London's East End, but their accents are worlds apart.

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The accent angst of Londoner Penny, born to a Caribbean mother. Kim Normanton meets families who don't all talk the same.

The accent angst of Londoner Penny, with a Caribbean-born mother.

Kim Normanton meets families who don't all talk the same.

Penny was born in London, her mother's from St Lucia.

It's a complicated life.

Penny was born in London, her mother's from St.

Lucia.

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A Sunderland man and his Fife born mother-in-law struggle to communicate.

Kim Normanton meets families with different accents.

Adrian's from Sunderland, his mother-in-law's from Fife, and they live in Edinburgh.

It's a cause for confusion.

Wha D'Ye Say? Adrian's from Sunderland, his mother-in-law's from Fife, and they live in Edinburgh.