When I am with someone who has a strong regional accent or who sounds particularly camp I adopt that person's manner of speaking. It's not intentional - when I realise I'm doing it I stop - or try to - but I must appear very rude. I'm sure a psychologist would have a field day with me and no doubt there's a term just for people who do it. And I don't mean copycat.
Does anyone else have the same affliction?
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Bruce Springsteen's newly released cd has gone straight to number 1 making it his 10th UK number 1 and putting him on a par with The Rolling Stones and U2. The only people with more are The Beatles (15), Madonna (12) and Elvis and Robbie Williams each with 11. (I'm guessing that must include cds Robbie made with Take That.)
High Hopes has received mixed reviews. Springsteen's last, Wrecking Ball, was absolutely brilliant and a return to his old style. This one apparently is largely a collection of the ones that didn't make it to cd originally and will have to be pretty amazing to better Wrecking Ball.
I shall have to wait and see.