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Translating Contractor to English
'Oh great, this book's in cow.'
"So, hw ws yr smmr?"
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"You'll have to phrase it another way. They have no word for 'fetch.' "
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Tonight's English as a second language class has been cancelled,
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Berlitz guide to Scamese
Tags:language, languages, foreign language, foreign languages, language learning, translate, translation, translations, interpret, interpretation, interpretations, english, scamese, scam, con, trick, fraud, scam artist, scam artists, scammer, scammers, con men, spam, spammer, spammers, spam mail, spam e-mail, spam e-mails, span email, spam emails, junk, junk mail, junk email, junk emails, junk e-mail, junk e-mails, nigerian prince scam, nigerian prince scams, money, send money, 419 scam, 419 scams, internet crime, internet security, internet scam, crimes, internet, email, emails, e-mail, e-mails, modern life
Danaelect: 'There wouldn't be so many problems if everyone spoke the same language, so I'm creating one.'
"My people have seventeen words for traffic."
Tags:movie, movies, film, films, movie theater, movie theaters, movie theatre, movie theatres, cinema, cinemas, old west, wild west, western, westerns, cowboy, cowboys, rancher, ranchers, ranger, rangers, sunset, riding off, language, languages, japan, japanese, sayonara, goodbye, the end, ending, endings
Despite its name, the Thesaurus was quite often at a loss for words.
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"I'm sorry, but I can't sell you one until you give me the correct pronunciation."
"Our nanny claims to speak five languages but we've been unable to verify it."
Further Studies in Pigeon English
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In China, Alphabet Soup can be a choking hazard.
Berlitz Guide to Dentalese.
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"Mom, Dad, sis-I'm not like you. I'm-I'm not a palindrome."
"It's pronounced 'hee-la' monster. The 'g' sounds like an 'h.' "
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(Gallerie Martorelli) (Art-Babble spoken here)
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'Its all Greek to me.'
"I think Italian is spoken in Heaven and Dutch is spoken in Hell."
'It's not a prescription. It's a letter from my son in med school that I'm hoping you can decipher.'
To his dismay, Captain Kirk stumbles upon a Vulcan handsign-to-English translation website,
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"I'm sorry – you have the wrong language."
'Thanks, it's an English word - it means 'spiritual warrior'.'