Foreign Phrases

This might inspire you - use a different language to express a popular phrase or word...here are some that are more commonly recognised.

If you need to add a 'special character' - for Windows users, go Start > All Programs > Accessories > System Tools > Character Map
Double click on the character you need then you can copy and paste into your document.

You can see the short cut code on the bottom left of the box as well if you use it a lot.

Phrase

Meaning/Use

Language

Here is a great idea from Adele on the forum

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Bon Chance

Good Luck

French

Bon Voyage

Good Luck on your trip
Emigrating

French

Au Revoir

Good Bye

French

Farewell

Good Bye

English

Guten Tag

Hello

German

Aloha

Hello

Hawaiian

Shalom

Hello

Hebrew

Bon Jour

Hello (Good Day)

French

Ciao

Hello/Good bye

Italian

Objet D'Art

Art object
A thing of artistic value
A work of art

French


  CraftsbyCarolyn Nov 2008