"Let's Talk Dutch" with "Dutch Al" Dubs (Digital Download)

Compiled and published by Kreutz Creek Center for Language, Culture & Other Pastimes. Butch Reigart, translator and editor.

Set of audio recordings and texts for learning the basic pronunciation, core vocabulary, and typical phrases of the Pennsylvania German dialect. An indispensable guide for those learning the dialect. This digital download is provided as a 32-page PDF and four zip files of MP3 files (corresponding to 4 audio CDs). Butch Reigart, translator and editor.

This booklet provides an excellent resource for beginner-level students. The combined audio & text materials are especially designed to improve one's listening comprehension of native speakers in conversation. Includes audio recordings of a native speaker speaking at a slow pace and an accompanying full transcript in the the PG dialect with interlinear English translation.

For a sample of the audio, please click below:

Please note that the four zip files are quite large, totaling about 40 megabytes. We recommend backing them up to a personal computer.