"Hey, good buddy! How you doin'?"
"I can't put it into layman's language for you. I don't know any layman's language."
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Russian Soap Opera
Tags:soap opera, soap operas, depressing, depression, russia, russian, russian novel, russian novels, russian literature, chernyshevsky, nikolai chernyshevsky, nikolay chernyshevsky, translation, translations, translate, translating, daytime television, daytime tv, tv show, tv shows, weeper, weepers, weeping
"And, finally, to my wife, my love and appreciation for her understanding and critical insights, without whom this project would never have been accomplished."
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"You'll have to phrase it another way. They have no word for 'fetch.' "
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Berlitz guide to Scamese
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"Sometimes you just option it because your gut tells you this is a book that has to be butchered."
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"They're offering special premiums if we use their service."
Tags:smoke signal, smoke signals, smoke signalling, translate, translates, translating, translation, translations, premium, premiums, cold call, cold calls, cold calling, american indian, american indians, indian, indians, marketing, telemarketing, call, calls, nuisance, nuisances, annoying, annoyance, annoyances
"I understood each and every word you said but not the order in which they appeared."
Tags:party, parties, cocktail, cocktail party, cocktail parties, understand, understanding, understood, understands, semantic, semantics, word order, translate, translation, chat, chatting, communicate, communicating, communication, communication skills, good communication, bad communication, dinner parties, word play, play on words, word-play, social, socialize, drink, drinking, drinker, drinkers, drunk, drunken, men
An archaeologist sees an ancient Egyptian entrance to a subway.
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Archeologist Deciphers Limerick Heiroglyphs
Tags:limerick, limericks, poetry, poem, poet, poems, rhyme, rhymes, lyrical, literature, archaeology, literature, literary, archaeological, egypt, egyptian, ancient egypt, ancient, history, ancient history, historical, unlikely, historically, historically inaccurate, museum, museums, culture, cultural, cultures, discovery, discovered, discover, find, play on words, historical account, source, sources, reliable sources, information, word play, translate, translation, lost in translation
Google Translate for Marriagese
Tags:marriage, marriages, married, married life, communication, communication problem, communication problems, translate, translates, translating, translation, translations, passive aggressive, annoyance, annoyances, annoyed, annoying, spouse, spouses, husband, husbands, wife, wives, life partner, life partners, sarcastic, sarcasm, ironic, irony, loading dishwashers, tip, tips, frustration, frustrations, frustrating
A sign language interpreter makes a dirty hand gesture.
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"It says 'knock on the third door to the right and ask for Cleo.'"
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Translation into non-celebrities
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"Please translate my comment into a hand gesture."
Tags:limo, limos, limousine, limousines, driver, drivers, chauffeur, chauffeurs, road rage, road rages, rage, enraged, other half, wealthy, rich, entitled, comment, comments, rude comment, rude comments, insult, insults, insulting, hand gesture, rude hand gesture, hand gestures, rude hand gestures, overtaking, overtake, overtaken, translate, translation, translated
"Looks like the folks in Babel worked out their language problem."