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Translating technological terms throws up some peculiar challenges

"Crash" became hookii (a cow falling over but not dying); "timeout" became a honaama (your fish has got away). "Aspect ratio" became jeendondiral, a rebuke from elders when a fishing net is wrongly woven.

Posted on October 27 2014

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