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  • It’s raining… | First Edition Translations
    May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 Categories Advent Calendar Business Case studies Export First Edition Translations Language Literature Miscellaneous Musings Primavera Translation Uncategorized World events Meta Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress org It s raining In fact it s pelting chucking tipping peeing it down We ve had cats and dogs stair rods elephants and giraffes and frog stranglers So how is the rain where you live In Afrikaan it s raining old women with knobkerries a kind of club in case you re wondering Ou vrouens met knopkieries reen In Czech wheelbarrows are falling Lije k o iz kabla and in Slovakia tractors Padajú traktory In Haitian Creole dogs are drinking in their noses Chyen ap bwe nan nen I love the mental picture that brings In Norway it s raining

    Original URL path: http://www.firstedit.co.uk/blog/2012/03/its-raining/ (2016-02-09)
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  • Idioms | First Edition Translations
    into a discussion on the positive usage of the phrase Are you ever a happy bunny Well Anikó is Continue reading Happy bunny or bunny boiler Posted on November 9 2012 November 9 2012 Author Bridget Categories Language Tags happy bunny Idioms translation Leave a comment on Happy bunny or bunny boiler Older than dumplings I mentione d today that my other half and I have been together for eh em 27 years My Hungarian colleague commented that was a lot even in dumplings a Hungarian saying apparently I was thinking then about the equivilant in English but could only come up with the old joke that I d have served less time if I d murdered him Can anyone out there think of a nicer one Image Anna Bochniewicz Dreamstime com Posted on May 16 2012 August 7 2012 Author Bridget Categories Language Tags Hungarian Idioms translation Leave a comment on Older than dumplings It s raining In fact it s pelting chucking tipping peeing it down We ve had cats and dogs stair rods elephants and giraffes and frog stranglers So how is the rain where you live In Afrikaan it s raining old women with knobkerries a kind of club in case you re wondering Ou vrouens met knopkieries reen In Czech wheelbarrows are falling Lije k o iz kabla and in Slovakia tractors Padajú traktory In Haitian Creole dogs are drinking in their noses Chyen ap bwe nan nen I love the mental picture that brings In Norway it s raining female trolls of course Det regner trollkjerringer and in Spain you may even pick up a husband Estan lloviendo hasta maridos What s your favourite precipitation based phrase Thanks to http www omniglot com language idioms rain php Photo Lane Erickson Dreamstime com Posted on

    Original URL path: http://www.firstedit.co.uk/blog/tag/idioms/ (2016-02-09)
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  • TGIF! | First Edition Translations
    September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 Categories Advent Calendar Business Case studies Export First Edition Translations Language Literature Miscellaneous Musings Primavera Translation Uncategorized World events Meta Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress org TGIF Somebody told me today that Tweeting is at its highest on Friday afternoons not particularly surprising you might think It is often a time when people are begining to relax ready for the weekend although there is always that mad Friday afternoon rush that pops up now and again If you are looking for a minor distraction today why not take a mentally stimulating diversion at www sporcle com With more quizzes than you can shake a stick at it s a fun way to while away a couple of minutes

    Original URL path: http://www.firstedit.co.uk/blog/2011/08/tgif/ (2016-02-09)
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  • friday | First Edition Translations
    2015 July 2015 June 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 Categories Advent Calendar Business Case studies Export First Edition Translations Language Literature Miscellaneous Musings Primavera Translation Uncategorized World events Meta Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress org Tag friday TGIF Somebody told me today that Tweeting is at its highest on Friday afternoons not particularly surprising you might think It is often a time when people are begining to relax ready for the weekend although there is always that mad Friday afternoon rush that pops up now and again If you are looking for a minor distraction today why not take a mentally stimulating diversion at www sporcle com With

    Original URL path: http://www.firstedit.co.uk/blog/tag/friday-2/ (2016-02-09)
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  • language quizzes | First Edition Translations
    July 2015 June 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 Categories Advent Calendar Business Case studies Export First Edition Translations Language Literature Miscellaneous Musings Primavera Translation Uncategorized World events Meta Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress org Tag language quizzes TGIF Somebody told me today that Tweeting is at its highest on Friday afternoons not particularly surprising you might think It is often a time when people are begining to relax ready for the weekend although there is always that mad Friday afternoon rush that pops up now and again If you are looking for a minor distraction today why not take a mentally stimulating diversion at www sporcle com With

    Original URL path: http://www.firstedit.co.uk/blog/tag/language-quizzes-2/ (2016-02-09)
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  • words | First Edition Translations
    meals guru Jamie Oliver but can also be found in quite a few products such as Pukka Pies Pukka Herbs and Pukka Pads other pies herbs and pads are available So there you have it pukka Image John Siebert Dreamstime com Posted on May 10 2012 August 7 2012 Author Bridget Categories Language Tags Pukka word of the week words Leave a comment on Word of the Week Seasonal untranslatables Continuing in our series of untranslatable words we have found a few seasonable types A wonderful word the Danes use is Hygge describing a lovely calm comfortable time with good friends or loved ones often involving food drink perhaps candlelight Perfect for Christmas time The well used Dutch word gezellig conveys a similar concept something that makes you feel good relaxed warm and inclusive In German Gemütlichkeit is used in the same way The nearest English equivilant is probably cosy but this just doesn t really get close to the full emotional meaning Another good word for the season comes from just over the border in Wales and is a favourite with our own Daniela cwtch is cuddling snuggling loving and protecting all in the one word It even sounds like a cuddle What s your favourite Christmas word Posted on December 20 2011 February 7 2012 Author Bridget Categories First Edition Translations Language Translation Tags Christmas seasonal translation untranslatable words Leave a comment on Seasonal untranslatables How to become a noun How do you become a noun Easy just invent something so utterly fabulous that it is named after you and becomes forever synonomous with your name Or you could even just like something a lot Merely a shadow before unpopular 18th century French finance minister Etienne Silhouette made known his love of the art of cutting out figures

    Original URL path: http://www.firstedit.co.uk/blog/tag/words-2/ (2016-02-09)
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  • The joys of the English language | First Edition Translations
    2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 Categories Advent Calendar Business Case studies Export First Edition Translations Language Literature Miscellaneous Musings Primavera Translation Uncategorized World events Meta Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress org The joys of the English language One of my favourite organisations on Facebook is What s your English and they recently posted a tongue tyingly wonderful challenge According to them and The Poke if you can pronounce correctly every word in the following poem you will be speaking English better than 90 of the native English speakers in the world Apparently a Frenchman trying the verses said he d prefer six months of hard labour to reading six lines aloud Here are the first ten Dearest creature in creation Study English pronunciation I will teach you in my verse Sounds like corpse corps horse and worse I will keep you Suzy busy Make your head

    Original URL path: http://www.firstedit.co.uk/blog/2012/01/the-joys-of-the-english-language/ (2016-02-09)
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  • English language | First Edition Translations
    2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 Categories Advent Calendar Business Case studies Export First Edition Translations Language Literature Miscellaneous Musings Primavera Translation Uncategorized World events Meta Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress org Tag English language The joys of the English language One of my favourite organisations on Facebook is What s your English and they recently posted a tongue tyingly wonderful challenge According to them and The Poke if you can pronounce correctly every word in the following poem you will be speaking English better than 90 of the native English speakers in the world Apparently a Frenchman trying the verses said he d prefer six months of hard labour to reading six lines aloud Here are the first ten Dearest creature in creation Study English pronunciation I will

    Original URL path: http://www.firstedit.co.uk/blog/tag/english-language/ (2016-02-09)
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