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Stop the world, I want to get off!

This week I started putting together a page of translations of the phrase “Stop the world, I want to get off”. I was looking through my page of ‘useful’ phrases and noticed that I have a Spanish version of this phrase. I wondered if I could find translations into other language, and so far have […]

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Green with envy

Today I discovered quite a good online translator that translates between a number of different languages from Arabic to Russian. I’ve been using it to get an English translation of the Arabic text I’m adding to a website to ensure that the text is going in the right places. This is necessary where the translation […]

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Spot the difference

Can you spot the difference between the following two Urdu words? If your house was on fire and you had to jump out of the window, which of the above would you prefer to land on? One of these words means cushion (gadda), the other donkey (gadha), and they got mixed up in the Urdu […]

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