In the Hobbit movies, Bard looks more like Orlando Bloom than Orlando Bloom looks like Orlando Bloom. 〖 The Hobbit Thranduil Bard Disney Pirates of the Caribbean POTC William Will Turner pirate phase funny 〗
TUTORIAL: How to write in Elvish. This is the most detailed and thorough I've seen. Also, check out a lovely book called "The Languages of Tolkien's Middle Earth". It explains elvish (Sindarian and Quenya), Dwarvish, and others. Written by Ruth S.
I actually would throw The Hobbit book at them and tell them they better read this. THEN, I would throw all THREE LotR books at them, make them read those, and OBVIOUSLY they will love it by then and we can watch the movies together.