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What is one to say about June? The time of perfect young summer, the fulfilment of the promise of the earlier months, and with as yet no sign to remind one that its fresh young beauty will ever fade.

Gertrude Jekyll
A swarm of bees in May
Is worth a load of hay;
A swarm of bees in June
Is worth a silver spoon;
A swarm of bees in July
Is not worth a fly.
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12 untranslatable words

mheredgemheredge Posts: 44,095 ✭✭✭✭
Words like the Portuguese saudade, or Danish hyggelig, are sometimes said to be only truly be understood by speakers of those languages. But is it really true that there are words that can't be translated?

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/aug/21/12-untranslatable-words-and-their-translations
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