//-->, Site Map || 95, 96 (1902). Robinson. Translation is also provided. It was during these years that Chaucer began working on his most famous text, The Canterbury Tales. The app for listening to The Canterbury Tales, called General Prologue, named after the opening section of the original manuscript, was developed at the University of Saskatchewan.The project was led by one their English teachers, Peter Robinson. The Prologue to The Canterbury Tales is a wonderful commentary تبصرہ upon English life in the Middle Ages. Resources to Help Students Learn Middle English. Uninformative entries may not be retained. The Canterbury Tal… General Prologue: 15-16. Canterbury Tales- Prologue. The Prologue The Canterbury Tales Prologue in Middle English A reading of the first 18 lines of the Prologue. In 1386, Chaucer became Controller of Customs and Justice of Peace and, in 1389, Clerk of the King's work. || The Canterbury Tales are quite possibly the greatest work produced in Middle English.