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My favourite national anthems

Created by Zarina01 on 13 أبريل 2019 | تم تعديله آخر مرة بواسطة Zarina01 في 04 مايو 2019
My favourite national anthems

Here is a collection of my favourite national anthems in no particular order

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Alma BarrocaAlma Barroca    الأحد, 14/04/2019 - 00:57

Please don't take our national anthem as a representation of how we Brazilian people speak - it's full of metaphors and hyperbatons, some teachers even claiming that it's one of the hardest to study Portuguese texts ever. It's beautiful, though, I must agree with it.

PS: This reminded me that like 10 years ago I burned a CD with audio files of most national anthems available Tongue smile

swedensourswedensour    الثلاثاء, 16/04/2019 - 01:51

I like that the Sri Lankan anthem is on here, I think it's beautiful. (but I like the Tamil version a bit better)

Most people joke about the Australian anthem because it contains the word "girt," and it gets made fun of quite a bit by New Zealanders and people from the UK.

Zarina01Zarina01    الثلاثاء, 16/04/2019 - 02:01

I like the tamil version too!

And what does girt mean in Australia?

swedensourswedensour    الثلاثاء, 16/04/2019 - 02:29

I'm learning Tamil so I'm biased. Wink smile

the line is "Our home is girt by sea," girt means surrounded. It's just a funny-sounding word.