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10 Words That Can’t Be Translated To English – Top 10 Lists | Listverse

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This list looks at some special words that are not from English and, furthermore, are untranslatable to English. These are words which have, for the most part, not become loan words, but describe concepts we generally understand in English, but need many more words to convey.

via 10 Words That Can’t Be Translated To English – Top 10 Lists | Listverse.

Featured words:

Esprit d’EscalierHyggeKyoikumamaUitwaaienQualunquismoBakku-shan and more …

Strange Random Word Quotation:

“Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.” – Pythagoras (Greek philosopher and mathematician, BC 580-500)

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