Miscellaneous

Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year!

Don’t forget! In 2012, the Chinese New Year starts on January 23. It’s still time to send an e card if you have friends or coworkers who celebrate this festival. Click here to select a Chinese New Year ecard, already translated in Chinese. Chinese New Year is the longest and most important festival in the […]

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On January 20, 2012, posted in: Miscellaneous by

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Don’t Flap the Glass – more funny translations from China

This picture was taken from one of the largest tropical resorts in China. It was a five star destination but poor English language signage litter the whole place. This was at a koala exhibit – “don’t flap the glass.” They should ask me to help them screen a good Chinese translator! :-)

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On January 19, 2012, posted in: Articles, Miscellaneous by

Funny translations from China – sweat peppers on your pizza?

I took this picture in China during a trip there last November. We were eating at a beautifully decorated pizza restaurant that looks very much like a Pizza Hut. But a closer look at the menu cracked us up – “sweat pepper” were offered as a choice for topping instead of “sweet pepper.” I told […]

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On January 12, 2012, posted in: Articles, Miscellaneous by

2012 multicultural calendar

You might think that Christmas is over, but not for everybody. Eastern Orthodox church celebrates Christmas on January 7. So, if you have Russian, Serbian or Ukrainian friends, co-workers, or business partners, you can still send them a Christmas card. Check the Russian translation  version from our ecards Christmas collection. Don’t also forget about Chinese […]

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On January 3, 2012, posted in: Miscellaneous by

Happy New Year in different languages

French: Bonne Année German: Alles Gute für das neue Jahr Italian: Felice Anno Nuovo Spanish:  Féliz Año Nuevo Russian: С Новым Годом Portuguese: Feliz Ano Novo Norwegian: Godt Nyttår Bulgarian: Честита Нова Година Serbian: Srećna Nova Godina Danish: Godt Nytår Romanian: Un An Nou Fericit

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On December 28, 2011, posted in: Miscellaneous by