Lost In Translation: 21 Idioms Which Literally Make No Sense When Translated [Infographic]

Idioms are probably the biggest quirk in any language, and every language has them. But when translated into English, some foreign idioms are confusing, if not downright hilarious. Here, we’re bringing you 21 idioms which literally make no sense when translated!

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  • Lee
    Posted at 16:39h, 20 March Reply

    In Spanish, “tomarle a alguien el pelo” (to pull someone’s hair) means to joke with someone, as in pulling someone’s leg.

  • Aw Mian
    Posted at 11:26h, 12 November Reply

    Good Information.

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