When ‘franglais’ in French adverts goes horribly wrong

When ‘franglais’ in French adverts goes horribly wrong

Advertisers seem to find it irresistible to drop English words into French adverts - and vice versa - but this can lead to some very awkward translation fails. Here are some of the funniest (and NSFW) examples of 'franglais' going wrong.

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French astronaut returns safely to Earth

French astronaut returns safely to Earth

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