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Introduction to Russian-English Translation: Tactics and Techniques for the Translator by Natalia Strelkova.

Surnames across Europe: Ever wondered what your surname would be if you were French? This infographic delves into the most common English surnames and their equivalents in French, Spanish, German and Italian.



Attached cottages, Cotswolds, England

The Cyrillic alphabet was established as a Slavic written language by Cyril and Methodius during the 9th century.

British English vs. American English.

Swedish to English translation for words relating to greetings.

The Queens Arms - Birmingham, England. Some of the best meals are found in the local pubs in Great Britain. ASPEN CREEK TRAVEL -

The Folio Society's Beowulf, with the classic Old English on one side, and Seamus Heaney's beautiful translation on the other side of the page.



Stroopwafels, the favorite cookie of the Dutch, is a waffle made from two thin layers of baked batter with a caramel-like syrup filling in the middle. (English translation: syrup waffle!)

Types of Flour used in German Baking. I once tried to make Zimsterne cookies at Christmas from a German cookbook (in English). They were pretty disastrous. Perhaps this would have helped.

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Bangers & biscuits: your guide to translating British food slang

American language vs the British language. People of Britain call items weird things compared to here in the United States.

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27 Surreal Places To Visit Before You Die

Trolltunga in Hordaland, Norway - 27 Surreal Places To Visit Before You Die