This is a classic TV skit from the famous Japanese comedian Shimura Ken. He is constantly correcting the American’s English – most of what he is saying in Japanese is: “Why can’t you get it right? It is supposed to sound like…”
The Chinese is read from right to left, so they figured that they should do
the same in English… Reads: “Shaanxi Tourism Corporation Group”
Photo courtesy of Mariotti Raffaele.
Spotted in China.
This is a segment that aired on a variety show in Japan a few years ago. The foreign talent speaks Japanese, but he asks them to tell their story in English:
Filed under “almost Engrish”.
Photo courtesy of Travis Ruetenik.
Shirt spotted in Japan on a kindergartener.