Wednesday, July 15, 2009

A Little Primer of Xinjiang Proper Nouns

Here's a fascinating Language Log post by Victor Mair (a latter-day
polymath for whom I once had the privilege of doing a translation),
with audio clips of Uyghur and Mandarin pronunciations:

A Little Primer of Xinjiang Proper Nouns

<http://languagelog.ldc.upenn.edu/nll/?p=1576#more-1576>