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12 Funny Signs 'Lost in Translation'
Have you seen funny mistaken translations on your travels abroad?

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1. Do not give that cow the keys, no matter what it says

Your vehicle. He is not responsible for it - Photo submitted by Michael H.

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2. Don't Press that red button

Really? At the lift??? - Photo submitted by Nadx S.

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3. Proof that there are lost in translation moments even within the English speaking world.

Crosswalk? In London. - Photo submitted by Melia B.

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4. Everyone enjoys riding the Norse.

Feeling Lucky? (Inner Mongolia-2009) - Photo submitted by Amy H.

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5. Kids these days

Get a room! - Photo submitted by Steve W.

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6. Wait, this sign doesn't mean 'camel parking'?

The best place to park your camel - Photo submitted by Kate M.

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7. Never fear, the anti-fire things are here

Things for anti-fire - Photo submitted by Dave K.

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8. This might be a good time to turn around

Should I run or stop??? - Photo submitted by Belén G.

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9. Welcome to Obviousville

It's obvious. - Photo submitted by Masdyanna B.

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10. Man, it's cold as ice to take Foreigner's luggage

How I got a new free suitcase over in China. - Photo submitted by Klara U.

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11. This has all the makings of a romantic comedy

Coca-Cola way or Pepsi way.....Which one should I take?? (Carmelo, Uruguay) - Photo submitted by Andrea D.

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12. Probably best to follow these instructions

What kind of orphans are we talking here? Taken in Nairobi, Kenya - Photo submitted by Jesse O.

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12 Funny Signs 'Lost in Translation'

Have you seen funny mistaken translations on your travels abroad?

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