Off topic: Translation/Language Humour on You Tube
Thread poster: Paul Dixon

Paul Dixon  Identity Verified
Local time: 08:12
Portuguese to English
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Oct 26, 2008

I came across this interesting bit of humour on You Tube. Although the man uses the f*** word as an expletive a few times, which may offend some people, it is nevertheless an interesting insight into what could happen when people go abroad.

Check it out at:

I haven't laughed so much for a long time!

Other contributions welcome!


Tatiana Lammers  Identity Verified
United States
Member (2008)
English to Russian
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This one is awesome! Oct 26, 2008


Percy Balemans  Identity Verified
Local time: 12:12
English to Dutch
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My favourite... Oct 26, 2008


José Henrique Lamensdorf  Identity Verified
Local time: 08:12
English to Portuguese
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I really enjoyed this one on proofreading Oct 27, 2008


Ruth Martínez  Identity Verified
Member (2004)
English to Spanish
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José Enrique's video on the the impotence of proofreading Oct 27, 2008

José Henrique Lamensdorf wrote:

Awesome video, José Henrique! Cannot stop laughing...

Thanks for sharing,



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