Professor Jess B. Bessinger, Jr. reads the general prologue and the audio. A Reading from Chaucer's Canterbury Tales. Publication date of this seminal work of literature, all in the original Middle English. Nativlang Middle English Pronunciation Guide. Audio clips of consonants and vowels The Canterbury Tales Prologue in Middle English. Chaucer wrote the Canterbury Tales some seven hundred years ago. Many students also memorize the beginning of the general prologue. This Middle English learning website is an attempt to provide quick, usable information. The Prologue. Click on the link next to the line to hear the audio file (sound file), reading the.
Issued as part of the Linguaphone series 'English Pronunciation through Centuries'. Original issue number: LINGUAPHONE ENGLISH EWW 44; matrix number. Prologue to the Canterbury Tales of the Prologue to the Canterbury Tales, Lines by Geoffrey Chaucer. Language: Middle English. The Canterbury Tales is a collection of stories written in Middle English by Geoffrey The characters, introduced in the General Prologue of the book, tell tales of.
The Prologue to the Canterbury Tales. Lines English Poetry I: From Chaucer to Gray. The sun left the sign of the Ram about the middle of April. [ back].