Reddit user k-popstar moved to Japan to teach English but when he went to the local discount clothing stores he saw that there was more work to do here than he had thought at the beginning.


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Just like their competitors in the West, Japanese clothing companies put English words on their shirts and sweaters. But the result is a bit different. Some translations look cute, others are simply unexplainable.

Which one do you like the most? Maybe you have also experienced getting lost in translation at your local store? Add your photos to this list and vote for your favorites!

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#1 Loser Of This

Loser Of This

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cookimonsta 2 years ago

Take it if you are loser!

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#2 Potato

Potato

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tarebear 2 years ago

They almost got it right.

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#3 Flower Aroma Tour

Flower Aroma Tour

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MjBerman 2 years ago

oddly soothing

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#4 I Think I Like

I Think I Like

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Melodie 2 years ago

I think so too.

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#5 I Want Beard Your Sexy

I Want Beard Your Sexy

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#6 Precise Dwarf Bravery

Precise Dwarf Bravery

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MjBerman 2 years ago

verrr-r-r-ry precise!

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#7 Don't Choice A Wicked Want Funny!

Don't Choice A Wicked Want Funny!

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KenjiGracia 2 years ago

maybe it means "dont choose something mean. choose something funny!"

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#8 Benign

Benign

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AnnaMcHugh 2 years ago

Is there a partner one a says 'Malignant'? Not exactly something you'd wear to an oncology ward...

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#9 Pleasing To The Ears

Pleasing To The Ears

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#10 Round Eyed Lad

Round Eyed Lad

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AnnaMcHugh 2 years ago

What is this dwarf bravery thing? That's on two of them - this is very strange...

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#11 World Difference Execute

World Difference Execute

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Squidney 1 year ago

This is what you need to do to make a word difference: execute

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#12 Water On The Thirsty Soil

Water On The Thirsty Soil

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LeeWeingast 2 years ago

It's THIRSTRY, not thirsty.

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#13 Clock Over Here

Clock Over Here

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MjBerman 2 years ago

the time? anyone have the time, for crap's sake?

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#14 Milky

Milky

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MjBerman 2 years ago

great for new moms!

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#15 Much Like Hold

Much Like Hold

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tarebear 2 years ago

Not like drop.

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#16 Best Smile Again

Best Smile Again

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Ladynite 1 year ago

This could actually make sense..

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#17 Bad Girl City

Bad Girl City

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tarebear 2 years ago

Vegas?

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#18 Blitheful

Blitheful

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Melodie 2 years ago

Blissful except with a lisp

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#19 Forcible

Forcible

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Aurum Ore 1 year ago

Excellent! Gullible as well hopefully?

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#20 Receptive

Receptive

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E&A_relentless21 2 years ago

E: I really wanna go to this store now

#21 Guilty Parties Outrageous

Guilty Parties Outrageous

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LepiCane 1 year ago

i want this :D

#22 Happy Anniversary

Happy Anniversary

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lemonhead 2 years ago

thats cute

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#23 Be Ahead.

Be Ahead.

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akage 1 year ago

be ahead, not a behind.

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#24 Hamper

Hamper

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Ladynite 1 year ago

LMAO!! Wear to a laundry

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#25 Motion

Motion

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KrisPetersen 2 years ago

Well in Denmark that is how we spell "exercise".

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