RP Male

Aged 47 | Born 1967

Full Kit

About the Speaker

"I was born in 1967. My parents would be classed as sort of middle class English. I grew up sort of in West London. I started off going to a sort of boarding school but then left school at quite a young age at 16 so I suppose I started off with sort of a traditional public school boy but then broke away from that and my accent changed … less kind of clipped …"

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About 'Received Pronunciation'

RP means Received Pronunciation. This particular speaker went to public school, which is the name given to elite boarding schools in the UK. He has a more relaxed, contemporary RP accent than RP Female (aged 83, born 1934), though it is still noticeably class based.