Something I've always wondered is what English sounds like to people who don't understand English. We have a sense of what foreign languages 'sound like' - someone could be speaking Spanish-sounding jibberish but it would still "sound" like Spanish. What does English "sound" like?
It's pretty much impossible to know - I can't un-train my brain to no longer understand my native language. But maybe this video helps. A girl (from Finland) speaks jibberish in several different languages, non-coherent strings of words and almost-words that simulate what a language sounds like to a foreigner. English (both British and American) start at the :50 point: