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ERIC Number: EJ555680
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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A Howling Success: How To Put Your "Pied Dedans."
Smillie, Barrie
Babel: Australia, v31 n2 p32,35 Jul-Sep 1996
Discusses humorous incidences of translating an idiom from one language literally into another. Notes that words with a similar look or sound in English and the target language, or within the target language, cause confusion. (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia; Vietnam