Tagged: language problems

Finnish pronunciation

Putting the emphasis in the wrong place in another language can cause a lot of confusion.

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Please remove this creature

I wrote the doctor here in Sweden to make an appointment to have a mole removed. I may have mis-translated.

News of the Weird

I picked up the Swedish paper this morning and had to ask myself, why is there a train full of...

Watch your language

I am usually very careful about the expressions I use around people who don’t have English as a first language,...