1. Forum
  2. >
  3. Topic: German
  4. >
  5. The German lady sounds pissed

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/LunaFleur

The German lady sounds pissed

Anyone else feel like the woman's voice that reads the sentence for you sounds like she's irritated when you ask her to say it slower?

March 31, 2013

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/wataya

As the 'lady' is actually a text-to-speech engine, I can assure you: she isn't annoyed at all ;-)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lynoure

Ich weiƟ das. But it still sounds that way to people. :)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lynoure

I think same effect happens with most voices when slowed down.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/LunaFleur

That's true. Not that it bothers me, it's kind of amusing. :D


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/LunaFleur

Right. Gotcha. :P

Learn German in just 5 minutes a day. For free.