We think you have liked this presentation. If you wish to download it, please recommend it to your friends in any social system. Share buttons are a little bit lower. Thank you!
Presentation is loading. Please wait.
Published byCasey Joyner
Modified over 2 years ago
The following are badly translated signs from around the world.
In a hotel in Athens: Visitors are expected to complain at the office between the hours of 9 and 11 A.M. daily.
In a Tokyo shop: Our nylons cost more than common, but you'll find they are best in the long run.
In a Bucharest hotel lobby: The lift is being fixed for the next day. During that time we regret that you will be unbearable.
In a Swiss mountain inn: Special today -- no ice cream.
In a Norwegian cocktail lounge: Ladies are requested not to have children in the bar.
In a Rhodes tailor shop: Order your summers suit. Because is big rush we will execute customers in strict rotation.
In a Tokyo Hotel: Is forbidden to steal hotel towels please. If you are not a person to do such thing is please not to read notis ( sic ).
In a Paris hotel lift: Please leave your values at the front desk.
In a Japanese hotel: You are invited to take advantage of the chambermaid.
In an Austrian mountain hotel: Not to perambulate the corridors in the hours of repose in the boots of ascension.
In a Rome laundry: Ladies, leave your clothes here and spend the afternoon having a good time.
Ad for donkey rides in Thailand: Would you like to ride your own ass?
Tokyo bar: Special cocktail for the ladies with nuts.
Copenhagen airline ticket office: We take your bags and send them in all directions.
Acapulco hotel: The manager has personally passed all the water served here.
CICERO TRANSLATIONS Nothing is left to chance 25 years of quality translations
CONFUSING COMMUNICATION From Air France Bulletin, December 1, 1989.
Bloopers in English For each of the bloopers in English Figure out why the blooper is amusing or funny, and how the meaning of the message has been.
201 English as a Global Language By Don L. F. Nilsen (pictures from )
Sign in a hotel lobby... You are invited to take advantage of the chambermaid.
English is not an easy language. In a Bangkok temple IT IS FORBIDDEN TO ENTER A WOMAN, EVEN A FOREIGNER, IF DRESSED AS A MAN.
Funny English Mistakes From Around the World by InnocentEnglish.com.
Mgt. 667 – Leadership Session 2 Rex Mitchell Spring 2006.
Vilnius, Prof. Dr. Anca Colibaba Executive President, EuroEd Foundation Iasi, Romania.
Communicative competence and cross-cultural pragmatic issues.
TRANSLATION LA TRADUCTION LA TRADUCCIÓN and INTERPRETING L’INTERPRÉTARIAT LA INTERPRETACIÓN.
International Finance and Development (B 645) D.K. Malhotra.
Scientific English Your teacher – Bor-ming Jahn ( 江博明 ) Graduated from NTU-Geology in 1963 (BSc.) Left Taiwan for the U.S. in 1965 Returned to Taiwan from.
Recommended Practices for Working With Interpreters Marilyn Reynolds Patricia Heenan Sarasota County Schools.
International Business (MB 92) Spring 2003 D.K. Malhotra Beth Mariotz.
Interpreter Services at SHC Claudia Soronellas-Brown Luis Alberto Molina
Social and Cultural Environments Basic aspects of culture: it is not innate, but learned the various facets of culture are interrelated - touch a culture.
Consumer Behaviour. Based on concepts from n Psychology n Sociology n Anthropology n Marketing n Economics.
CONDUCTING CROSS- CULTURAL RESEARCH PSYC 335. LECTURE OVERVIEW * What is cross-cultural psychology? * Why do we need cross-cultural research? * Emic and.
Introduction to International Finance International Finance (MB 74)
Tokyo tour By Hamish Cole eHLNQ.
Attributive Group all John-go-to-bed-at-noon flowers 1. For different reasons the American mother company took a hand-off approach. 2. An old college.
Communication & Organisation Lecture 10 1 Communication in Organisation Lecture 10 Cultural Barriers to Communication.
METHODOLOGICAL ISSUES IN ETIC AND EMIC RESEARCH PSYC 338.
NLP Syntax1 Syntax The Structure of language Dave Inman.
Chapter 2 Cross-Cultural Business. © Prentice Hall, 2008International Business 4e Chapter Chapter Preview Define culture and list its components.
PSY 1950 Delphine S. Courvoisier Harvard University TAs: Stephanie McMains Joseph McIntyre 1.
HRD in a Culturally Diverse Environment Chapter 15 Human Resource Development.
Walt Disney World Good Neighbor Hotel Located near Famous International Drive Spacious One-Bedroom Suites with Full Kitchens or Executive Guestrooms.
Running Rivers Waterpark & Retreat Joy Mikkelson Stephanie Tebbe Tanya Stillwell Abigail Weller Danielle Wahl Nicholas Nelson.
Marriott International Proprietary and Confidential | 1 Armenia Marriott Hotel Yerevan The Place to be in Yerevan.
Holiday Tradeshow Holland January AGENDA How to participate Benefits Exposure.
Teaching Objectives To have a good command of oral English of miscellaneous services To know the procedures of miscellaneous services To know some.
Segmentation and Planning for change. Segmentation The analytical goal is to measure Consumer Behaviour and place each person in a group (segment) that.
A Lesson-Tour “Ukraine-Britain” Prepared by Iryna Hrechkosiy.
Conceptual Planning And the New Executive Housekeeper What is your role in the organization?
Weekly Announcements Week of March 28, If you could be any instrument what would you be? #SUMMIT360 REGISTER TODAY!
Seaside Holidays Now and Then. People used to travel to the seaside by steam train. The trains were always full and the stations very crowded.
Cross-Cultural Business Copyright © 2012 Pearson Education, Inc. publishing as Prentice Hall 2.
21st Century Tools For Evangelism Reaching the Technotribe New Jersey February 2012.
Latin and Greek Elements in English Introduction to the Class Purpose of the Class –principally practical: to improve English vocabulary not by memorization.
She smiles at boys. 1. I am hungry. 2 He washed his clothes. 3.
Topic: Integrated Practice and Self - evaluation.
Learn the polite way to serve the guests in the hotel; Learn the useful English words and expressions to offer satisfactory service in the hotel; To complete.
Traveling the World A Math Notebook By Elise Nestor and Lindsay Burgess.
I’ve got a problem The Warehouse Madrid Pre-Intermediate Class.
J1 Hospitality Internship / Trainee Program. Overview The Hospitality Internship Program was designed to: Provide young professionals the opportunity.
Elegance is guaranteed …. The view are complimentary!
Flight Ticket Total price round trip to West Palm Beach: $ *December 6-December 12 th Departure: Kansas City Depart at 5:30 am to Charlotte.
© 2017 SlidePlayer.com Inc. All rights reserved.