Will most of the world eventually talk with an American accent?
Thankfully no. When you cross the ocean there is little to no influence by American accents.
I hope not because there is no single American accent. Southern, New England, So. California, Texas, Wisconsin--all distinguishable accents (and more across the states) and totally different from each other with the exception of speaking English--sort of.
I don't think the world will be around long enough for it to be taken over by one or two kinds of accents...
You mean a British accent right...? After all the Brits brought English to the America's....
Joking, guess you mean everyone speaking with the same accent...unlikely in our lifetime I would think....
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