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View Poll Results: What's your favorite Germanic language, and/or sound best?
English 57 41.61%
German 27 19.71%
Dutch 8 5.84%
Afrikaans 2 1.46%
Swedish 16 11.68%
Norwegian 10 7.30%
Danish 5 3.65%
Icelandic 11 8.03%
Faroese 1 0.73%
Voters: 137. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 06-20-2018, 05:51 AM
 
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English by far, the rest are too AGGGHHHAGGHHAAGGRRHHRRRR


Try listening to pop music in all these languages, you will see English sounds awesome while the rest sound UNCOMFORTABLE.
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Old 06-20-2018, 07:26 AM
 
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By phonology alone? Depends on whether the speaker is male or female.

If so, Norwegian for rhythm, consonantal accentuation, modulation of vowel sounds, folk-singing tradition, etc.



Functional, no-frills languages (English, then German) are more suited to the less fair sex.

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Old 06-21-2018, 05:59 PM
 
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Danish
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Old 06-22-2018, 02:57 AM
 
Location: Cebu, Philippines
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What about Swiss? A language created for the sole purpose of infuriating the Germans.
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Old 06-22-2018, 08:00 AM
 
Location: San Diego, California Republic
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What about Swiss? A language created for the sole purpose of infuriating the Germans.
Swiss is a German dialect.
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Old 06-22-2018, 01:21 PM
 
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Icelandic and Swedish
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Old 06-22-2018, 01:28 PM
 
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Swedish is the best sounding Germanic language.
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