Cute Overload :D
Let’s call the whole thing off!
You say ribbit, I say croak, you say peep-peep-peeper,
I say… …Bud – weis – er.
but what does the fox say?
“Pike off, I’m workin here.”
Poor fox… http://www.eatliver.com/i.php?n=11212
En français (in French), la grenouille dit: COÂÂ-COÂÂ
Hungarian + French = Aristopanes’ Frogs
I was thinking about that play – my version translates it thusly: Breck a keck keck korax korax. Quite a mouthful for a frog.
And there’s the Puerto Rican: Coqui Coqui
Ah yes, our tiny amphibian with the mighty lungs! But I’ve always thought “regular” frogs sound like “rocco rocco”
As long as they are in my water garden I don’t really care what they say ..
It’s nice listening to them at night .. but I prefer if they don’t *croak*
Thai frog: “Op op… oppa gangnam style!”
David Sedaris’s hilarious “Six to Eight Black Men” includes discussions with people from different countries about the sounds their animals make. I hope this wonderful artist gets inspired to make more posters–this one is fantastic.
Yes, more posters would be awesome, I love hearing how different countries envision their animals.
Perhaps one for dogs? I’m trying to think of the language that translates barking as “hau-hau” but I forget.
It’s Polish :)
Cool, thank you!
He’s done loads, check http://chapmangamo.tumblr.com/ :)
Some people have WAY too much free time……..
Personally, I’m GLAD he used his time this way since I think it’s cooooooooool! :mrgreen:
Germans can’t tell frogs from ducks.
This is delightful and informative. Thank you.
They all sound accurate! Agree it’s awesome poster, and want more, too!
Good news, there is more! I found his “dog” poster: http://chapmangamo.tumblr.com/post/58440651720/worldwide-woofs-how-to-sound-like-a-dog-in-14
and apparently there are others (Mods, hope it’s OK to post this link – Smarty).
How deep is a frog pond? Knee deep!!!
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