How Animals Sound In Different Languages.

Different languages perceive animal sounds differently. If you think your language represents animal sounds accurately, you are so wrong. Well, when it comes to the sounds animals make, all languages have them right. No matter your native language, you will appreciate how animals sound in other languages. PhD physics student and illustrator Chapman brought us an illustration that sums up the interesting comparison of how animals sound in different languages. Have a good read 🙂 

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How Different Languages Say “It’s Raining Cats and Dogs”.

Idioms can tell us a lot about how speakers of a certain language express themselves. One interesting idiom that has an amazing and interesting variety across languages is the one describing rainfall. English uses “it’s raining cats and dogs” to describe heavy rainfall. But what do speakers of other languages say when it’s raining cats and dogs? Let’s find out. (If you don’t see your language, please add it in a comment).

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