A new book written by Australian Richard Woolcott, concerns the perils of translating English into other languages.
A Gulf News article ‘English as an ‘Undiplomatic’ Language’ (30 August 2007) offers a few humorous tasters.
Image: Author, Richard Woolcott, former Australian diplomat and head of the Foreign Service.
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