National treasure and renowned wit Stephen Fry explores the highways and byways of the English language in these celebrated programmes.
In each episode, Fry explores the oddities and celebrates the curiosities of the language we use. His love of words is indulged with infectious enthusiasm and intellectual curiosity at all times.
From puns and metaphors to clichés and gibberish, this famously witty, incisive and engaging series explores the joys of the English language.
As an Audio Show - free for members - when you add Fry's English Delight (Series 1) to your library, you'll get all four episodes, each with a runtime of about 30 minutes.
If you could sum up Fry's English Delight (Series 1) in three words, what would they be?
as delightful as an English "Fry" on a Sunday morning... you'll need to listen to understand :-)
What does Stephen Fry bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?
I'd listen to Steven Fry talk about paint drying... he's wonderful
Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?
Sea Metaphors!!!! :-)
Any additional comments?
Listen to it...
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