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I’ll Gladly Pay You Tuesday…

For a Hamburger Today… I’m enjoying CogDog’s No English Translation ds106 assignment. This time I drew “zalatwic,” which CogDog’s tool gave my this: Zalatwic is a Polish term which, in one aspect does have a similar term in English (to do a cash job), but the Polish term means far more and is much more […]

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She’s a Witch!

I’ve seen a few of Alan’s Words with No English Translation ds106 posts and decided to jump in the “lost in translation” fun. I drew the random word, “Biritululo.” Which apparently best translates as, “What do you normally do when you have a dispute? Do you talk things over? Go to court? Well, in New Guinea, to settle […]