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20+ Hilarious Translation Fails In Asia

20+ Hilarious Translation Fails In Asia

Anyone for some steam eggs with Wikipedia? No? What if you paired that with jew's ear juice? Not helping? Yeah, I didn't think it would. But at least it made you smile, right? You can thank the Eastern Asians for that....

Anyone for some steam eggs with Wikipedia? No? What if you paired that with jew's ear juice? Not helping? Yeah, I didn't think it would. But at least it made you...

English T-Shirts In Asia (20+ Pics)

English T-Shirts In Asia (20+ Pics)

One of the great things about the world we live in is the rich and diverse variety of languages that you can find across the globe. The only problem is that sometimes these languages don't quite translate...

One of the great things about the world we live in is the rich and diverse variety of languages that you can find across the globe. The only problem is that...

Traveller T-Shirt With 40 Icons Lets You Communicate In Any Country Even If You Don’t Speak Its Language

Traveller T-Shirt With 40 Icons Lets You Communicate In Any Country Even If You Don’t Speak Its Language

I wish I had this shirt when I was in Afghanistan. In 2009, we were situated in a little Observation Post somewhere in Kandahar for a week or two at a time, with nothing but rations to fill our bellies. After...

I wish I had this shirt when I was in Afghanistan. In 2009, we were situated in a little Observation Post somewhere in Kandahar for a week or two at a...

15+ Untranslatable Love Words From Around The World

15+ Untranslatable Love Words From Around The World

Illustrator Emma Block has created these beautiful depictions of "untranslatable words", in collaboration with Vashi.com. The illustrations depict feelings that anyone who has been in love will know only too well – but for which we have no words in the English...

Illustrator Emma Block has created these beautiful depictions of "untranslatable words", in collaboration with Vashi.com. The illustrations depict feelings that anyone who has been in love will know only too well –...

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 (Part 2)

Cute Illustrations Of Directly Translated Afrikaans Words (Part 2)

This is the second post of my Afrikaans illustrated words series, which was inspired by how descriptive and unique I find Afrikaans, which is one of our 11 official languages here in South Africa. I got a lot of great requests and...

This is the second post of my Afrikaans illustrated words series, which was inspired by how descriptive and unique I find Afrikaans, which is one of our 11 official languages here...

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...

14 Untranslatable Words Turned Into Charming Illustrations

14 Untranslatable Words Turned Into Charming Illustrations

The English language contains one million, twenty five thousand, one hundred and nine words. Even so, there are certain words that don't exist in our language but do in others, used to describe certain feelings and situations. UK-based artist Marija Tiurina...

The English language contains one million, twenty five thousand, one hundred and nine words. Even so, there are certain words that don't exist in our language but do in others, used...

300 Hairy Bears Help Launch Creative Translation Agency

300 Hairy Bears Help Launch Creative Translation Agency

To mark its launch, creative translation agency Franklyfluent has teamed up with illustrator Genevieve Edwards to produce a series of vibrant illustrations celebrating the weird and wonderful world of foreign language sayings.

To mark its launch, creative translation agency Franklyfluent has teamed up with illustrator Genevieve Edwards to produce a series of vibrant illustrations celebrating the weird and wonderful world of foreign language...