Mudcat Café message #2776920 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #125378   Message #2776920
Posted By: Jack Campin
30-Nov-09 - 02:10 PM
Thread Name: BS: Victoriaaaaaar
Subject: RE: BS: Victoriaaaaaar
A lot of people (perhaps the majority of the British population) perceive RP accents as aggressively patronizing. Which does not necessarily mean people with the disability of having such an accent shouldn't be employed in customer-facing positions, but they may need remedial training in how not to offend the public.