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Spelling Fails that Feel like a Kick in the Dictionary

People aren't that great at spelling. We get it, spelling is hard and and most of us don't actually need to be great at it to get our point across. But sometimes a misspelling just hits you in a certain way. Sometimes attempts at the English language go awry in a way that seem to make words the enemy.

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People Share Overly Literal and Goofy Translations from Various Languages

Learning the words for things in other languages can be particularly eye opening. From overly literal German translations like "hand shoes" to more poetic euphemisms you'd never think you'd hear, every culture has come up with it's own particular brand of funny words for things. For more, here are non-native English speakers sharing common phrases they wish we had.

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19 Non-Native English Speakers Share Phrases They Wish We Had

Wouldn't it be simpler to have a single word that encapsulates the concept of getting drunk in your underwear? Wouldn't it be amazing to be able to call someone an "orthopedic walking cane" out of hate? These options and many more lie waiting to be discovered in the world's many wonderful languages. For some English wins and fails, here are some incredible uses and misuses of the English language.

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15 Spelling Disasters That Will Give Your Face a Good Palming

Spelling is hard, but it's harder to spell things this badly. Seriously, you don't need to be a prince a pal to know this stuff.

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