TikTok surprised to hear what English sounds like to non-speakers

TikTok surprised to hear what English sounds like to non-speakers
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Have you ever wondered what English sounds like to those who don't speak the language?

Well, a new viral TikTok has shared an insight into what this may be like, to the surprise of viewers.

TikToker Language Simp (@languagesimp) who as his username suggests can speak several languages including English and created content all about this subject matter.

In the 25-second clip, he used his expertise to share what English sounds to non-English speakers - "This is how English sounds to foreigners” the TikToker said before reciting a couple of sentences.

After speaking what sounds like bizarre gibberish that you feel like you should understand, it sounds strikingly similar to a character in The Sims.


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The TikTok posted in 2021 and reshared recently has over 10.4m views, 1.7m likes, and over 41,000 comments from people who shared their thoughts on this revelation.

One person wrote: "What in the sims."

"I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again... He out here speaking in Simlish," another person said.

A third person joked: "That’s how it sounds when important instructions are being presented to me."

"It's like when you can hear someone but not focusing on what they're saying," a fourth person commented.

Someone else added: "It sounds like I should be able to understand but when I try it makes no sense."

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