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CHAT: Neverending Story (was Re: another new language to check out)

From:Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>
Date:Thursday, July 1, 2004, 5:14
On Wed, 30 Jun 2004 20:22:53 +0200, Christophe Grandsire
<christophe.grandsire@...> wrote:
> > Now I thought (wrongly it seems) that the original version was in English. > There goes my hope of ever reading it in original version :(( .
The original version of the film was in English; the original version of the book was in German. Hence people seeing the film in German were seeing a translation of a translation... (though I hope that the people who translated it into German referred to the book where possible). Cheers, -- Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>


Douglas Koller, Latin & French <latinfrench@...>
Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>