Of course he does. He probably gets totally into it: comes up with an elaborate backstory for his guy, only acquires abilities based on his interpretation of his motives, and gets pissy when people talk out of character.
"Greetings and well met, fellow travelers! I am Tilïnaar of the Woodland Elves!"
"Hi. This is Douglas Mirrowfell, and that's Ted Dwarf. He's a dwarf."