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Lena Samuelsson  Identity Verified
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Aug 10, 2005

Visst har vi väl alla stönat ibland över att behöva översätta häpnadsväckande, överpedagogiska varningstexter (pudeln som inte får värmas upp i mikrougnen är väl typexemplet). Nu har man tävlat i denna genre i USA. Se och häpna:


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Erik Hansson  Identity Verified
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Tack! Aug 10, 2005

Lite mer sökning på nätet ger mycket, bl.a.

A 13-inch wheel on a wheelbarrow warns: “Not intended for highway use”

A box of birthday cake candles says: “DO NOT use soft wax as ear plugs or for any other function that involves insertion into a body cavity.”

A dishwasher carries this warning: “Do not allow children to play in the dishwasher.”


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