Off topic: None as bad as..... (worst translations)
Thread poster: Paul Lambert

Paul Lambert  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 17:09
French to English
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May 15, 2003

my Spanish University lecturer, who told of a time, while in Spain, when he saw \'Rape a la Marinara\' translated as \'Rape - Sailor Style\'. Pure genius!!!!

 

Valentina Pecchiar  Identity Verified
Italy
English to Italian
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And did the sailor union sue the author of the menu? ;-) May 15, 2003



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On 2003-05-15 11:37, lanpl wrote:

my Spanish University lecturer, who told of a time, while in Spain, when he saw \'Rape a la Marinara\' translated as \'Rape - Sailor Style\'. Pure genius!!!!



 

Sheila Hardie  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 02:09
Member
Catalan to English
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Rape a la marinera:-) May 15, 2003

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On 2003-05-15 11:37, lanpl wrote:

my Spanish University lecturer, who told of a time, while in Spain, when he saw \'Rape a la Marinara\' translated as \'Rape - Sailor Style\'. Pure genius!!!!





I saw it translated as \'rape - seaman style\' in Andorra a few years ago. I just wondered exactly HOW it was preparedicon_smile.gif

Needless to say, I chose something elseicon_smile.gif)


Sheila


 


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