13 February 2008

The joys of machine translation

Mark Newton over at Solaris has just posted a review of the Solaris Book of New SF, Vol. 1, which he found on a Brazilian website. Not trusting his Portuguese to be up to the job, he used Google to translate it. The result is a classic piece of machine English. Here, for example, are a few kind words about Solaris:
A publisher small but pujante, which has already begun in the best style kung-fu-shaw-brothers-tarantino: Walking in the door and attitude, will face?
Yes, indeed! You can read the entire piece here.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Nice. :)

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