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11 Untranslatable Words From Other Cultures
The relationship between words and their meaning is a fascinating one, and
linguists have spent countless years deconstructing it, taking it apart
letter by letter, and trying to figure out why there are so many feelings
and ideas that we cannot even put words to, and that our languages cannot
The idea that words cannot always say everything has been written about
extensively – as Friedrich Nietzsche said, ‘Words are but sy…