Friday, December 19, 2008

Another strange sign

Desert turf. Sounds like an oxymoron doesn't it, but we get used to things like this in Dubai.


LDU said...

The Arabic text above doesn't convey any meaning in the arabic language. It is the english pronunciation written in Arabic - which doesn't sound too accurate when you do read it loud.

Seabee said...

LDU, thanks for that info.

I've actually asked that question before - is the Arabic a true translation or is it just a phonetic copy of the English words. On my October post about a fish & chip shop Abid said the Arabic simply says "feesh sheep"