Lost in Translation: Misadventures in English Abroad

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In today's world no self-respecting English-language enthusiast could have failed to notice the frequent and flagrant abuse of our native tongue by pesky foreigners? (Forgetting, for a moment, the fact that many nations speak our language better than we do.) "Lost in Translation" features hundreds of genuine, original and utterly ridiculous examples of the misadventures in English discovered all over the world by the author and his intrepid team of researchers. Everything from hotel signs to baffling advertisements, such as ...

Lost In Translation: Misadventures in English Abroad 2007, Michael O'Mara Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781843172727

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Lost In Translation: Misadventures in English Abroad 2006, Michael O'Mara Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781843172086

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