The Berlitz Guide to Parent-Teacher Conferences
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"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
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"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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"We've been married a long time in Hollywood years."
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"You'll have to phrase it another way. They have no word for 'fetch.' "
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"They're offering special premiums if we use their service."
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An archaeologist sees an ancient Egyptian entrance to a subway.
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Google Translate for Marriagese
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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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"Are you sure he's saying 'Death to the infielders'?"
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