2021, Sun, Nov 14

Detectives in the Ocean of Languages

© Laura Fiorio

© Laura Fiorio

What do you do with soup? Do you eat it or drink it? Most people’s dreams are colorful. But is it possible for dreams to taste sweet? Those ten things on your hands are called fingers. Are the ones on your feet called toes or foot fingers? They can be called different things in different languages. So how does translation work?

In the workshop with author and translator Leila Chammaa, children take a detective excursion to explore the diversity of languages.