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Funny Literal Translations Of Icelandic Words

Funny Literal Translations Of Icelandic Words

celandic is supposed to be one of the hardest languages in the world. I deconstruct Icelandic compound words and illustrate them. Many of these words are very literal, yet somehow poetic at the same time.

celandic is supposed to be one of the hardest languages in the world. I deconstruct Icelandic compound words and illustrate them. Many of these words are very literal, yet somehow poetic...

Cute Illustrations Of Directly Translated Afrikaans Words

Cute Illustrations Of Directly Translated Afrikaans Words

I live in South Africa, and one of the most spoken languages (out of the 11) here is Afrikaans. It's a great language with some interesting words. I did some funny illustrations of direct translations of Afrikaans compound words that mean...

I live in South Africa, and one of the most spoken languages (out of the 11) here is Afrikaans. It's a great language with some interesting words. I did some funny...

10 Bizarre Aussie Sayings Explained With Illustrations

10 Bizarre Aussie Sayings Explained With Illustrations

Do you think you know how to speak "Strayan"? Aussie Illustrator Jared Atkins helps explain some of the more unusual expressions you're likely to come across when encountering someone from Down Under. He created funny images illustrating Australian sayings.

Do you think you know how to speak "Strayan"? Aussie Illustrator Jared Atkins helps explain some of the more unusual expressions you're likely to come across when encountering someone from Down...

How Do Kissing, Snoring And Other Things Sound In Different Languages?

How Do Kissing, Snoring And Other Things Sound In Different Languages?

Some time ago we shared a collection of posters showing "How Animals Sound In Different Languages" by James Chapman. Luckily, this young English artist has much more in store for us! Kissing, eating, snoring and even camera shutters all sound very...

Some time ago we shared a collection of posters showing "How Animals Sound In Different Languages" by James Chapman. Luckily, this young English artist has much more in store for us!...

22 Words Hilariously Mispronounced By Toddlers

22 Words Hilariously Mispronounced By Toddlers

One of the most important parts of a young child's growth is when they start developing their language skills, but the things that they manage to say while they're learning can be a comedic goldmine. Blogger mommy Ilana illustrated this point...

One of the most important parts of a young child's growth is when they start developing their language skills, but the things that they manage to say while they're learning can...