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Thread poster: Vito Smolej

Vito Smolej
Germany
Local time: 12:09
Member (2004)
English to Slovenian
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Aug 1, 2007

... when it comes to translating, this kind of a help desk may be necessary too, sometimes... Henry?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQHX-SjgQvQ&mode=related&search=


 

Dragana Molnar M.A.  Identity Verified
Italy
Local time: 12:09
Italian to German
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Hvala lepa.... Aug 1, 2007

...for this amusing travel through time.

Have a nice dayicon_wink.gif


 

Jennifer Neikes (X)  Identity Verified
Local time: 12:09
English to German
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Hilarious! Aug 1, 2007

However, having worked at a help desk myself as a student, I can testify that it is not too far from reality as we might like to believe...icon_wink.gif

Thank you for a good laugh, Vito!


 

Alexander Onishko  Identity Verified
Local time: 13:09
Member (2007)
Russian to English
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What language they speak ? Aug 1, 2007

It's funnyicon_smile.gif

I wonder what language they speak?


 

Maria Rosich Andreu  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 12:09
Member (2003)
Dutch to Spanish
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Norwegian Aug 1, 2007

Alexander Onishko wrote:

I wonder what language they speak?


Norwegianicon_smile.gif

Really funny, thanks Vito


 
But the manual was in Latin. Aug 1, 2007

But the manual was in Latin.

 

Amy Williams  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:09
Italian to English
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funny Aug 1, 2007

Thanks for sharing.

 

Lawyer-Linguist  Identity Verified
Portugal
Local time: 11:09
Dutch to English
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Comic relief ... Aug 1, 2007

... very welcome on the first crazed day of August.

Thanks Vito!
Debs


 

Agnieszka Hayward
Poland
Local time: 12:09
German to Polish
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Great one Aug 1, 2007

Thanks, Vito, for sharing.

Regards,
Agnieszka


 

Vito Smolej
Germany
Local time: 12:09
Member (2004)
English to Slovenian
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TOPIC STARTER
btw... Aug 1, 2007

The guy's name: Ansgar the Librarian;)


[Edited at 2007-08-01 21:00]


 

Ken Cox  Identity Verified
Local time: 12:09
German to English
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many thanks.... Aug 1, 2007

now that I've picked myself up off the flooricon_wink.gificon_wink.gificon_wink.gif

[Edited at 2007-08-01 15:32]


 

Hilde Granlund  Identity Verified
Norway
Local time: 12:09
English to Norwegian
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LOL Aug 1, 2007

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Never knew we Norwegians were that funnyicon_lol.gificon_lol.gif
thanks, Vitoicon_smile.gif

btw
Ansgar, is his name

[Edited at 2007-08-01 17:34]


 

Nina Khmielnitzky  Identity Verified
Canada
Local time: 06:09
Member (2004)
English to French
Funny Aug 1, 2007

Thanks! I sent it to all my colleagues.

 

megane_wang  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 12:09
English to Spanish
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So funny!!! Aug 2, 2007

I'm always giving support to my customers and have simply loved it. That's like real life... and the final user guide detail is hilarious!!

...just like those instructions on DVD I'm receiving lately..l which I can't check because I don't have a DVD.

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Ruth @ MW


[Edited at 2007-08-02 09:28]


 


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