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More bad chicken translations

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2007

Remember that half-baked chicken? Here are some more examples from the same menu, seen in Puerto del Carmen:

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When translations go wrong: half a chicken

Wednesday, October 17th, 2007

Sometimes you see signs that have been translated into German, only not quite translated correctly. This can have funny results. Take this example seen on Lanzarote:

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The correct translation would be “ein halbes gebratenes Hähnchen”, ie. one half of a cooked chicken. Unfortunately a “Halb Gebraten Hahnchen” means one half-cooked chicken…



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