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bijou
05-31-2010, 04:14 PM
http://newsimg.bbc.co.uk/media/images/45162000/jpg/_45162744_-2.jpg


When officials asked for the Welsh translation of a road sign, they thought the reply was what they needed.

Unfortunately, the e-mail response to Swansea council said in Welsh: "I am not in the office at the moment. Send any work to be translated".

So that was what went up under the English version which barred lorries from a road near a supermarket.

"When they're proofing signs, they should really use someone who speaks Welsh," said journalist Dylan Iorwerth. ...link (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/7702913.stm)

djones520
05-31-2010, 04:41 PM
Rofl.

RobJohnson
05-31-2010, 05:25 PM
If everyone in the world just spoke Spanish this would not be an issue.

Big Guy
05-31-2010, 05:31 PM
If everyone in the world just spoke Spanish this would not be an issue.

The Mexican's haven't invaded Europe yet. ;)