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11 Untranslatable Words From Other Cultures

The translation may be fun and practical for language learning . I always translate articles like those in newspapers from my target language to the language that I use to learn that target language. It is not necessary to use your native language to learn a language. Note in mind that not everything can be translated perfectly into another language. Every language has its own culture. Thus, translating your language into a foreign language with your own culture may cause an awkward experience of the native speakers of that foreign language. Here are several untranslatable words from other cultures .

Incredible China

Fortunately, I arrived in Hong Kong on the day after the typhoon had passed through it to Southern China. One-week trip in Fujian Province in China was great. There were many unusual yet interesting things to see and to experience. However, there is one thing that I do not like the most: some websites like Facebook, YouTube, and even Blogger are blocked in China, which means that they are NOT accessible. I searched online and found some ways to overcome the problem but I doubted the safety.

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