Misadventures with translator apps
Embarrassed at how my Spanish had deteriorated over the years, I recently decided to download a few translator apps for iPad and iPod Touch before a trip to Spain. I browsed around the App Store, downloading English ... con leche, por favor,” to the ...
Poll says SF loves tech buses, doesn't ask Spanish speakers
But though the poll asked respondents these questions in English and Cantonese ... if it included voices of Spanish speakers, Daly said it still wouldn't get to the heart of the issue. "Even if the public does like tech shuttles, it has no bearing on ...
Brits Abroad Can't Speak A Single Word Of Local Language
One fifth didn’t even know what ‘bonjour’ meant, in a statistical quirk, while young people aged 16-24 were some of the worst at phrase-making in an unfamiliar ... did know the request "un cerveza por favor" (in Spanish: a beer please) The poll ...
What Will the Democrats Do?
Cats cannot be made to do anything useful. Cats are mean for the fun of it. In fact, cats possess so many of the same qualities as some people (expensive girlfriends, for instance) that it's often hard to tell the people and the cats apart.
What does a feminist blogger do…
So what do we do? Turn the other cheek, or publicly shame him just as he did to her? The better part of me is saying that I should just walk away, but I can’t do that just yet.