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THE LANGUAGE TRAP


“Language has no independent existence apart from the people who use it. It is not an end in itself; it is a means to an end of understanding who you are and what society is like.” — David Crystal, linguist.

Language offers an infinite list of tricks, ruses, plots, and deceptions – all quirks of the cultural using the language. These nuances show why it is almost impossible to rely on direct translations!

The language promise

Crazy Idioms

The Language Trap
The language promise

No other word for it!

The Language Trap
The language promise

Isn’t it funny?

The Language Trap
The language promise

There is a word for it!

The Language Trap
The language promise

Where do they come from?

The Language Trap

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