Plot Device Film, and Ten Untranslatable Words

July 16, 2011 at 10:14 am (Articles by others, funny, Videos, Well written)

Here is a movie and an article that are sashaying around the writerly blogosphere at the moment.

Yes, it’s a long film for youtube. But it’s way shorter than a movie, and just as good. Say hi to the zombies for me.


And this is an article by someone who has picked ten words that have been adopted from English into other languages due to their precise meanings.


  1. Ann said,

    Very Jasper Fforde. I love the plot device 😀

    • Louise Curtis said,

      Ann: I hadn’t thought of Jasper Fforde – but yes!

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