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Weird And Overly Literal Translations That Are Both Poetic And Rude

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Proofreader Offers Useful Mnemonic Devices for Demystifying Words That Are Confusingly Similar

Bear with me, but does one bear it all or bare it all? And speaking of bears, if a bear pays me a compliment, can I complement his compliment with a compliment? Or would that negatively affect the intended effect? The English language is full of cruel tricks. There are many examples of English words that have totally different meanings and yet are nearly the same, sometimes only distinguished by a single letter. Proofreader @chronicleflask recently tried to demystify the English language in an…
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Millennial Helpfully Explains How Gen Z Use Emojis Differently

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15+ Demented Posts To Show A Small Victorian Child

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Weird And Cursed Duolingo Sentences That Definitely Aren’t Vacation Friendly

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Times Kids Used Words In Ways Both Wrong And Amusing

We can’t fault creativity.
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funny memes, tweets, puns about the english language, french language, tumblr posts | Andy Ryan @ltsAndyRyan Daughter does gays mean Well know mum and dad love each other two men can love each other same way Her: So 's 'penetrating gays Er read whole sentence Her She stared at him with penetrating gaze Oh | theanimejunkie: bossubossupromode: Two students, James and John were given grammar test by their teacher question is better use "had" or "had had this example sentence teacher collected tests

40+ Wordy Pun-Filled Memes For Lovers Of Language

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Thread Humorously Defines Yankee Candle's Stages of Abstraction

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15+ Misguided Notions From the Minds of Dumb Children

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Language Fails Filled With Facepalm

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Funny Facebook posts that demonstrate how strange translations from English into other languages can be | English: Monday Polish: English: stop this Polish: The Day After The Day You Do Nothing On 9

Literal Translations That Prove Language Is Illogical

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3 Incredible Acting Feats That Deserve Their Own Awards

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Revelatory Thread Inspires Lightbulb Moments About Where Words And Phrases Actually Come From

If there’s one thing we can all agree on from years of speaking, reading and writing, it’s that the English language seems to operate in the most mysterious of ways. Between all the archaic grammatical rules and words that are a mishmash of several other different tongues, it’s a wonder non-native speakers manage to understand what we’re saying half of the time. As well as this, it means that we often don’t fully understand where the phrases we use originally come from. It is a topic which has …
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25 Misspellings & Malapropisms That Led to Accidental Comedy

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30+ Linguistic Memes For Lovers of Language

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53 Language-Related Memes For Frustrated Polyglots

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