In I always get my sin, a new book by ex-Heineken boss, Maarten Rijkens (via Onze Taal) . Natashka over at Dunglish.nl has more. Is Dunglish funnier than Spanglish because Dutch and English are so close or because Dutch speakers are happier on thin ice?
- Standard Dutch
Via Onze Taal: “For years Martin van Acht (39) from Eindhoven thought that the only Dutch in existence was Brabant dialect.
- Dutch beer joke
Re this, this: A gent from Grolsch is in a bar with colleagues from Heineken and Bavaria. The Heineken man orders
- Spanglish as a pidgin?
This morning someone rather unusual said something to me along the lines of: Hice tres footin(g)(s) pero se me rompió el
- Google Translate output depends on your default browser language?
If your browser language is Polish, “Grób PaÅ„ski” translates into English as “tomb of the lord”, while if it’s English the
- Attentat cordial
There’s a rather silly suggestion here (via Onze Taal) to the effect that, with English reasonably close to becoming the only