Episodes Tagged with “nynorsk”
We found 3 episodes of Small Differences with the tag “nynorsk”.
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Episode 17: Norwegian Language Vehicle
April 6th, 2017
1 hr 22 mins
cheese, cohorts, frost, frozen, musicals, nynorsk, socialism, trolls
Knut and Chris discuss the little-known Norwegian animated movie/musical Frost. Chris cannot grasp the idea of people actually speaking Nynorsk, a written language; Knut has an identity crisis. (Bonus cover art: Knut singing while wearing a traditional sweater by Norwegian knitwear company Devold.)
Episode 7: Lingo-Existential Crisis
January 23rd, 2017
1 hr 30 mins
dialects, early bird, jaga jazzist, language, norwegian, noses, nynorsk, steve van zandt, ålesund
Knut and Chris get out of bed utrolig tidlig to try and add a different flavour (coffee) to the podcast. This week: language. Topics include the appropriateness of choosing one's own accent or dialect in Norwegian and English, and why spoken Norwegian sounds like someone trying to put on their other shoe.
Episode 2: Bittelillejuleaften
December 23rd, 2016
1 hr 25 mins
Bergen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Jon Fosse, Yeti, black metal, bokmål, cinderella, dialects, nynorsk, weather
It's hailing in Bergen, there's Norwegian dialects and posh vowels everywhere, and Chris has a new microphone setup. Knut won't tell you where the cloudberries grow.