Off topic: Translating funny idioms
Thread poster: Kay Denney

Kay Denney  Identity Verified
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French to English
Jan 24, 2020

This is a lovely take on translating funny idioms:

And there are some hilarious comments too!

Charles van der Hofstadt
Rozarta Molla
Max Chernov

Marjolein Snippe  Identity Verified
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English to Dutch
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Love them Jan 24, 2020

Thanks for posting!
There are definitely some gems hiding in other languages!

[Edited at 2020-01-24 11:03 GMT]


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