Category Archives: Theory of Knowledge

40 brilliant idioms that simply can’t be translated literally | TED Blog

It’s a piece of cake. You can’t put lipstick on a pig. Why add fuel to the fire? Idioms are those phrases that mean more than the sum of their words. As our Open Translation Project volunteers translate…

15 Unique Illnesses You Can Only Come Down With in German | Mental Floss

"The German language is so perfectly suited for these syndromes, coming down with them in any other language just won’t do." January 27, 2015 at 01:50PM 15 Unique Illnesses that you can only catch in…