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Beowulf in Hungarian ... and French ... and Telugu ...
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Some recordings for non-English speakers from the British Library.

"Ever wondered what Beowulf sounds like in Dutch, Greek or Russian, or in Telugu, a Dravidian language spoken in parts of southern India? Here at the British Library we've had some fun creating the recordings found here, representing nine different modern languages."

Dutch http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/files/dutch01-1.mp3
French http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/files/french01-1.mp3
German http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/files/german01.mp3
Greek http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/files/greek01.mp3
Hungarian http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/files/hungarian01.mp3
Italian http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/files/italian01.mp3
Japanese http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/files/japanese01.mp3
Russian http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/files/russian01.mp3
Telugu http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/files/telugu01.mp3

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http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/d ... d-french-and-telugu-.html

Posted on: 2011/9/25 23:28


Re: Beowulf in Hungarian ... and French ... and Telugu ...
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Awesome, thanks for posting this Trotter!

Posted on: 2011/9/26 10:07
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Re: Beowulf in Hungarian ... and French ... and Telugu ...
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I forgot the original language courtesy of Michael Drout

Anglo Saxon http://acadblogs.wheatoncollege.edu/m ... ms-beowulf-lines-1-11.mp3

Posted on: 2011/9/26 11:53






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