Re: OT (slightly): Tech support from Gutenburg
|From:||Simen Rustad <simenru@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, April 25, 2007, 17:25|
I wouldn't be surprised between the lack of correspondence, as the
subtitles were in Danish and the speech Norwegian :)
> On Sun, 22 Apr 2007 16:46:00 -0400, Larry Sulky <larrysulky@...>
>>I found this riotously funny!
>>The Helpdesk has to explain how to use 'The Book'.
> That was hilarious :)
> Which language was that? Danish or Norwegian? At least the correspondance
> between the actual pronunciation and the orthography wasn't particularly
> high ... hell, do they speak fast! At I found it funny that there was
> quite a
> number of congnates compared to German, so that I could understand bits of
> the (Norwegian|Danish) subtitles without reading the English ones, but I
> understand any familiar word in speech.