Humour Humor Italy-Italia Journal Language Sketching Thoughts

Still life? . . there certainly is

I recently tried to use Google to  translate a description: it translated ‘still life’ into Italian in the sense of ‘There is still life’ -ironic, since in Italian the phrase is ‘natura morta’‘dead nature’ !

By Rowland Jones

Jones spends his time writing & performing his songs, writing to the papers, doing illustrations for Zuiderlucht and browsing idly around the net for considerably longer than any adult should . . .

Any thoughts?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s