I realize that there are entire websites devoted to mistranslation, with great examples like
from Engrish Funny.
I've been noticing it in daily life though too. I posted this picture
to facebook a while ago because I was surprised to see a car shop offering to add both "Remot Start" and "Seat Weamers", especially at such a low price. There's an Indian restaurant near my house that has a similar grammatical/spelling error in their large banner sign. So the question is "How do these large public errors get made?"
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