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Hynek Palatin  Identity Verified
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Dec 1, 2005

Another translation masterpiece: A poster for a new anti-pickpocket campaign in Prague. Three English sentences, an error in each in one of them.




[Edited at 2005-12-01 16:49]


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Can Altinbay  Identity Verified
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It needs even more editing... Dec 1, 2005

Hynek Palatin wrote:

Another translation masterpiece: A poster for a new anti-pickpocket campaign in Prague. Three English sentences, an error in each in one of them.



[Edited at 2005-12-01 16:49]


By the way, your image didn't show up. When I tried to open it in IE, there was a %20 before the .jpg.

...It showed up now.

[Edited at 2005-12-01 16:55]


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NancyLynn
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How disappointing Dec 1, 2005

It is truly frustrating to be faced with a bigger-than-life example of such rubbish, especially when the same poster awaits you in every tube station etc...

How can this sort of production come to be? It's beyond me.

Nancy


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Hynek Palatin  Identity Verified
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Image Dec 1, 2005

By the way, your image didn't show up.


I tried to link the image directly from the news article, but it didn't work. It's fixed now.

The marks are not mine, by the way.


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