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Reading and lessons in Manx Gaelic by Douglas Faragher

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Date(s): 1970s

Scope & Content: Douglas Faragher reading carvals (a particular type of Christmas carol) in Manx for Claire Clennell. Recorded by Claire Clennell in order to learn and practice her pronunciation of Manx. All instructions and conversation between Douglas and Claire are in English.

Douglas reads the verse in Manx slowly for the recording. He also makes comments on word stress in order to match the metre and rhyme rather than the correct Manx pronunciation.

Language: English, Manx Gaelic

Extent: 1 hr. 3 min. 1 sec.

Item name: cassette tape

Collection: Sound Archive

Level: ITEM

ID number: SA 0252

Access conditions: All reasonable attempt has been made by Manx National Heritage to trace and request permission (where needed) from the copyright holder(s) in this sound recording. If however you think you are a rights holder then please contact Manx National Heritage.

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