FINE 14 Definitions as an adjective 6 as a noun 2 as an adverb Fills 2 pages in the dictionary and takes 5,000 words to explain
FINE Fine Art Feeling Fine Court Fine Fine Hair
SOUND Audible Noise State of Healthiness (Sound Mind) An Outburst (Sound Off) Body of Water
Eskimos: 50 words related to SnowEskimos Arabs: 600 words related to camels Italians: 500 words related to pasta Germans: 70 words related to beer Maoris: 35 words related to dungMaoris Araqucanian: 20 words related to being hungry Next
Sapir – Whorf Hypothesis Softer – Language SHAPES how people think and experience the world, yet it is possible to learn words and categories sufficiently similar to your first language so that communication can be accurate.
Vocabulary + Grammar Differences in a Language 1.Vocabulary a. Eskimo b. Arabic c. Dani d. Kamayura 2. Grammar a. Tense + Possessives b. Pronouns
Lost in Translation German – Ich bin ein BerlinerGerman South America – Nova Portuguese – Rendezvous lounges Chinese – Coca-Cola ke kou ke la Japan – Coke adds life Coke brings ancestors back to life Next