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Avatar image description: drawing of an almost naked white woman holding up a bicycle in their hand and having a black chicken with spread wings on their head, cropped from an early 1900s bicycle poster.

Header image description: cartoonized photo of me signing the place name Raisio, thus having my hands with extended index and middle fingers passing each other in front of my breast.

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I saw yet again a toot calling for solidarity for migrants, and I thought what a socially anxious translator like me could do in practice.

And I can always help with language.

So what if anyone willing to do the same showed their willingness, among with details what they're ready to do and in what languages, with the hashtag .

Feel free to boost as much as you like, and of course share your own language skills.

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If you need help with or in , I can answer questions about language and provide short translations related to your life as a migrant for free.

You can ask in any A/B/C level language mentioned in my profile, although I may answer in English.

Note: I'm not licensed to do official translations.

Contact via DM or on public timeline.

"You wanted that scroll in Korean, m'lady? Look no more! At the price of a sack of gold and your pretty smile I'll bring that beast to heel in no time!"

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Fediblock pedo instances 

One of these gratefully left their public timeline open to everyone and rooted out their entire network.
There are either explicitly pro-MAP or have loli porn.


May I present to you:

Actually usable scroll bars.

Real-world use cases:

1. Scrolling up/down.

2. Scrolling left/right.

3. At-a-glance indication of position.

4. At-a-glance indication of size of current working area in proportion to the total working area.



😫✋ digital art with FOSS
😏👉 digital fort with ASS

Linguistics nerds who've never heard of Sheng & Engsh: y'all are missing out

@Stoori Also youtube-dl exists!! You can pre-download ad-free videos for showing!

or perhaps i should say 'soiled underwear', as the microbes are taken from soil

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so, basically they're selling dirty underwear for health reasons

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Q: What's something that's considered trashy if you're poor but classy if you're rich?

A: microbes in your underwear.

(News article in Finnish: a company starts manufacturing underwear that has been soaked in natural microbes to enhance immune response against allergies etc.

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