Make us homepage
Add to Favorites
FAIL (the browser should render some flash content, not this).

Main page » Multimedia » Audio » English Delight: Series 3

English Delight: Series 3


Stephen Fry explores the highways and byways of the English language in these four programmes published in October2010, as heard on BBC Radio 4.


The Trial of Qwerty - The 'Qwerty' keyboard faces charges of conspiracy to obstruct the English language. But who was Mr Qwerty?


He Said, She Said - Do men and women really say what they mean? Also Stephen investigates sex, domination, gender, power, and sex changes (as only he can).


Accentuate the Negative - We discover that 'no' can mean 'yes'. And why you should never mess with Mr In Between...


Future Conditional - Stephen looks to the future with some predictions. Will robots be able to read novels? How much will our computers be able to understand us? Will English rule - or change? And then there's a question about a duck...


These programs were recorded during the live broadcast of the series. Each program is above 28 mins. The rar-archive contains four mp3 files (128kBit/s, 48kHz).

Fry's English Delight Series 1 and 2 could be found on ET here:

Not registered yet? We'll like you more if you do!


For Real English Aficionados and Fry Lovers! good

Purchase English Delight: Series 3 from
Dear user! You need to be registered and logged in to fully enjoy We recommend registering or logging in.

Tags: English, heard, published, October, Radio, Series, Delight, series