2008-10-09

easy reading: a text about broadcasting

In late 2001 this text was on the Radio Netherlands website:

Radio Nederland Wereldomroep, e emisora internashonal di Ulanda, e aña aki ta selebrá su di sinkuenta aniversario. Na kabamentu di añanan 50 Radio Nederland a kuminsá transmití programanan speshalmente pa Antia i Aruba. Te dia di awe Radio Nederland diariamente ta traha programanan di notisia na Hulandes speshalmente pa Antia i Aruba. Antiano i Arubanonan renombrá ku a traha pa Radio Nederland ta Stella Priest, Eugenie Herlaar, Yvette Ecury, Sonia Garmers, Reyna Joe, Robby Schouten, Ivy Doorstam i Marielle Capello.

Na yuni 1995 Radio Nederland a kuminsá transmiti notisia na Papiamentu diariamente. Di djaluna te djasabra Radio Nederland ta transmití un boletin di notisia i resumen di korantnan Hulandes na Papiamentu. Un redakshon di kuater traduktor/lokutor ku ta konsistí di Désirée Martis, Chicho Jesurun, Sharon Tellers - Cicilia, Scarlet Windster ta enkargá ku e transmishonnan na Papiamentu.

vocabulary:

e aña aki : this year
aniversario : anniversary
boletin : bulletin
diariamente : daily
emisora : radio station (or TV station)
internashonal : international
kabamentu : completion, finish
konsistí di : consist of
korant : newspaper
kuminsá : begin, commence
lokutor : announcer
notisia : news
programa : program
redakshon : editorship, redaction
renombrá : famous, renowned (thanks to Red Crow for the tip)
resúmen : summary
selebrá : celebrate
speshalmente or spesialmente : especially
traduktor : translator
traha : to work, labor; make, build
transmishon : transmission
transmití : transmit
yüni : June

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Follow-up written in 2016: Unfortunately the Papiamentu service of Radio Nederlands ended in 2012.

1 comment:

Red Crow said...

Renombra means famous, renowned