Sochi signs get lost in translation

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Translating can be tricky, but it also can be hilarious. Check out these misguided signs that English-speakers encountered in Sochi. --Danielle Tarasiuk

<p class="MsoNormal"><span>Baiba Rubesa, @rubesita: “Hahaha! Worth collecting.fulelo: Completely lost in translation - breakfast menu in #sochi2014”</span></p>
Baiba Rubesa, @rubesita: “Hahaha! Worth collecting.fulelo: Completely lost in translation - breakfast menu in #sochi2014”

Baiba Rubesa, @rubesita: “Hahaha! Worth collecting.fulelo: Completely lost in translation - breakfast menu in #sochi2014”

<p class="MsoNormal"><span>Shaun Walker, @shaunwalker7: “The Olympics. They are hot. And they are cool. And they are MINE.”</span></p>
Shaun Walker, @shaunwalker7: “The Olympics. They are hot. And they are cool. And they are MINE.”

Shaun Walker, @shaunwalker7: “The Olympics. They are hot. And they are cool. And they are MINE.”

Libby Leist, @libbyleist: “Some interesting translations have popped up in Russia - saw this outside my hotel gym. Hmmmm”
Libby Leist, @libbyleist: “Some interesting translations have popped up in Russia - saw this outside my hotel gym. Hmmmm”
Libby Leist, @libbyleist: “Some interesting translations have popped up in Russia - saw this outside my hotel gym. Hmmmm”
Brian Costa, @BrianCostaWSJ: “Hopping on the "equipment of increased danger." Wish me luck.”
Brian Costa, @BrianCostaWSJ: “Hopping on the "equipment of increased danger." Wish me luck.”
Brian Costa, @BrianCostaWSJ: “Hopping on the "equipment of increased danger." Wish me luck.”
<p class="MsoNormal"><span>Donna Spencer, @DLSpencer10: “Menu item my 1st night in Sochi or I'm really out of it.” </span></p>
Donna Spencer, @DLSpencer10: “Menu item my 1st night in Sochi or I'm really out of it.”

Donna Spencer, @DLSpencer10: “Menu item my 1st night in Sochi or I'm really out of it.”

<span>Brian Dean White, @BrianDeanWhite: “Sign translation #FAILin Sochi #2” </span>
Brian Dean White, @BrianDeanWhite: “Sign translation #FAIL in Sochi #2”
Brian Dean White, @BrianDeanWhite: “Sign translation #FAILin Sochi #2”
<span>Brian Costa, @BrianCostaWSJ: "Do not be worried in case you hear sirens." </span>
Brian Costa, @BrianCostaWSJ: "Do not be worried in case you hear sirens."
Brian Costa, @BrianCostaWSJ: "Do not be worried in case you hear sirens."
<p class="MsoNormal"><span>Jonathan Edwards, @JDE66: “Top signage #Sochi2014” </span></p>
Jonathan Edwards, @JDE66: “Top signage #Sochi2014”

Jonathan Edwards, @JDE66: “Top signage #Sochi2014”

<p class="MsoNormal">Mark MacKinnon, @markmackinnon: “You can buy "Croats" at the grocery store near my hotel in Sochi. It feels wrong, though.”</p>
Mark MacKinnon, @markmackinnon: “You can buy "Croats" at the grocery store near my hotel in Sochi. It feels wrong, though.”

Mark MacKinnon, @markmackinnon: “You can buy "Croats" at the grocery store near my hotel in Sochi. It feels wrong, though.”

<p class="MsoNormal"><span>Jo-Ann Barnas, @JoAnnBarnas: “This place just opened @ hotel, maybe today. Called ‘disco disco’ by workers. #Sochi2014 Looks like a hockey bar to me.” </span></p>
Jo-Ann Barnas, @JoAnnBarnas: “This place just opened @ hotel, maybe today. Called ‘disco disco’ by workers. #Sochi2014 Looks like a hockey bar to me.”

Jo-Ann Barnas, @JoAnnBarnas: “This place just opened @ hotel, maybe today. Called ‘disco disco’ by workers. #Sochi2014 Looks like a hockey bar to me.”

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