Machine translation

Jane McGary
Tue, 31 Jan 2012 10:56:56 PST
Regarding online translation, if you want to know whether you're 
using a decent application, translate your original into the other 
language, and then translate the result back into your original language.

Sometimes the results are hilarious.

Rodger, was 'he is peeling us' in Georgian or in Bzyp, the famous 
Caucasian language once claimed to have no vowels? (It has one, 
schwa.) I assume the "r" at least is vocalic, as it is in some Slavic 

Jane McGary

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