Category Archives: stupid mistranslations

Have some holly jolly Engrish!

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from the Truth in Translation bureau

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from the Extremely Lost in Translation department: Baffling sign alert

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When cuisine is lost in translation (or “I’d rather have it with crabs, thanks”)

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from the Extremely Lost in Translation Department

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A valiant effort from the Close but No Cigar department, Far East division

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from the Rather Dubious T-Shirt department

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The sin of omission

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What I won’t be having for dinner.

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from the Lost in Translation department: It will probably give you heartburn …

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The Abbey Road special?

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Somewhat confusing menus from the Lost in Translation department

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from the Quite Interesting Translation Department

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from the Somewhat Lost in Translation Department

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Menu onomatopoeia moments (or, “We’ve got a beef about this translation …”)

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Excessively infectious menu items

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from the Problematic Packaging department

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from the Problematic Education Department

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Liberal munchies?

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Fun with Food, or “I’ll have neither, thank you!”

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Innovative management techniques from the Lost in Translation Team

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Great moments in very intriguing bootleg DVD summaries

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Confusing moments in mistranslation

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Now this sounds like major coffee!

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McDonald’s, this ain’t

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