alcohol

Store mistakenly translates phrase, promises free booze

April 17, 2019

(KNOU) — A UK supermarket chain just learned a valuable lesson about the importance of accurate translations.

The grocery store Asda recently put up new English-Welsh signs in their Alcohol-Free section. 

Unfortunately, the Welsh translation read 'Free Alcohol' instead of 'Alcohol-Free'.

Asda thanked their 'eagle-eyed' customers for pointing out the mistake but sadly opted to change the sign rather than start handing out free booze.

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