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What foreign words are difficult to translate into English?...
Answer (1 of 73): From http://matadornetwork.com/abroad/20-awesomely-untranslatable-words-from-around-the-world/ : 1. Toska Russian - Vladmir Nabokov describes it best: "No single word in English renders all the shades of toska. At its deepest and m...
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20 awesomely untranslatable words from around the world
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Word List: Three-Letter Words
Definitions of rare and obscure three letter words
"The Evasion-English Dictionary" by Maggie Balistreri (The...
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Language Log: It was the linguists
In response to my recent post on Benjamin Lee Whorf's , Daniel Drucker sent along a link to a that David Chess posted yesterday:
Verbing of America
Linguistic Geography of the United States
Traditionally, dialectologists have listed three dialect groups in the United States: Northern, Midland, and Southern--although some scholars prefer a two-way classification of simply Northern and Southern, and one may also find significant differenc...