“Please Refrain from Making Love Excessively”

Actual signs for sale at local stationery store at Star Plaza in Seongpo-Dong, Ansan, Korea.

For the sign mentioned in the subject line, as the Korean says "Displays of affection prohibited", the English translator seems to have gotten a little carried away.


Steven Bammel

Steven S. Bammel is president and chief translator/consultant at Korean Consulting & Translation Service, Inc. A graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington (B.B.A. Economics) and Hanyang University (M.S. Management Strategy), Steven has worked for over twenty years in Korean business and translation. | more about Steven

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