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Re: orthography and pronunciation

From:Andrew Chaney <adchaney@...>
Date:Wednesday, April 18, 2001, 22:55
On Wednesday, April 18, 2001, at 05:23 , Christophe Grandsire wrote:
> > Ah! Then yes, IWHBN (It Would Have Been Nice :) ). But I wonder, are > Americans > as lazy as French people when it comes to reading subtitles? (some French > friends of mine told me that they will never watch movies in original > version > because it's too difficult to read the subtitles and watch the images at > the > same time. And when you count the number of people who are actually > illiterate...) > > Christophe. > >
It depends. The best dub is better than the best sub, but the worst dub is much, much worse than the worst sub. I have no particular preference, but I may not be indicative of the average American... Andy


Robert Hailman <robert@...>