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On December 3 to get the pronunciation of 20,000 words in Basque on the net!

2014 | November 03

Yes, this time we want to invite you to participate in a challenge: On December 3, Euskera Day, get the pronunciation of 20,000 words in Basque online!

Elhuyar dictionaries and Forvo websites have created the #esanHitza challenge. Its aim is to collect vocabulary in Basque so that you can listen to more Basque on the Internet. Nowadays, on the web of Elhuyar dictionaries you can listen to the pronunciation of local words thanks to Forvo. This option is very useful for those who are learning Basque... but not all words are available.

Are you going to partici...

Yes, this time we want to invite you to participate in a challenge: On December 3, Euskera Day, get the pronunciation of 20,000 words in Basque online!

Elhuyar dictionaries and Forvo websites have created the #esanHitza challenge. Its aim is to collect vocabulary in Basque so that you can listen to more Basque on the Internet. Nowadays, on the web of Elhuyar dictionaries you can listen to the pronunciation of local words thanks to Forvo. This option is very useful for those who are learning Basque... but not all words are available.

Are you going to participate in the #esanHitza challenge? There are two ways to participate and we have made an explanatory video: when consulting the web page of the dictionaries, what words are unpronounced and if not, turning directly to the list of unpronounced words.

Encourage yourself and #esanHitza to hear Basque!