Tag Archives: Portuguese

Language Fail – Episode 6: The time I was addressed by my price…

Translating can be a difficult task especially when you have no training in the skill and I found that out the hard while working for my previous company when asked to translate meetings for non-English speakers.

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Your Tonito needs you (PLEASE!!)!

Dear Readers! I need some help from you… I entered a post of mine (click here) into a competition and need your help to win a really nice Macbook Air to replace my 4 year old second hand Macbook. Please … Continue reading

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Dude, that festa was lekker!* – A polyglot’s entry to the Inspire Language Learning Blogger Competition

UPDATE: If you have stumbled onto this post, please click the like button at the end of it! 🙂 Thank you!   *This is a normal phrase you will hear from Portuguese immigrant’s children in South Africa which means “Dude, … Continue reading

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Language Fail – Episode 1: The six months I mistakenly asked for clean sex…

I know the title sounds odd, but worry not, this is not what you think it is about. Cue major disappoint about not sharing sex stories. It’s about language. I was busy writing a post about the subject about the … Continue reading

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