r/DoesNotTranslate

13,949 subscribers
created in 2013


Post quirky and niche words/phrases from foreign languages that can't easily be translated.

https://reddit.com/r/DoesNotTranslate
r/languagelearning
120k subscribers

This is a subreddit for anybody interested in the pursuit of languages. All are welcome, whether beginner or polyglot.

https://reddit.com/r/languagelearning
DoesNotTranslate 10.44%
0.72% languagelearning
r/linguistics
117k subscribers

lin⋅guis⋅tics: the scientific study of human language

  • what form does it take?
  • how is meaning constructed?
  • how is it structured?
  • how is it produced?
https://reddit.com/r/linguistics
DoesNotTranslate 8.3%
0.72% linguistics
r/translator
27k subscribers

r/translator is the community for Reddit translation requests.

Need something translated? Post here!

We will help you translate any language, including Japanese, Chinese, German, Arabic, and many others. If you speak more than one language - especially rare ones - and want to put your multilingual skills to use, come join us!

https://reddit.com/r/translator
DoesNotTranslate 6.43%
0.43% translator
r/etymology
53k subscribers

Discuss the origins of words and phrases, in English or any other language.

https://reddit.com/r/etymology
DoesNotTranslate 2.91%
0.76% etymology
r/German
49k subscribers

/r/German, previously known as /r/LANL_German is a community focused on discussion related to the learning German language. It is also a place to discuss the language at large and for the kinds of submissions that elaborate on the reasons why we're interested in German, where they're not geographically specific like /r/DE, /r/Austria or /r/Switzerland.

Enjoy your time on /r/German! :)

https://reddit.com/r/German
DoesNotTranslate 3.37%
0.54% German
r/French
49k subscribers

Bienvenue sur /r/French, l'espace reddit pour apprendre et enseigner le français!

Welcome to /r/French, the place to learn and teach French!

https://reddit.com/r/French
DoesNotTranslate 3.58%
0.5% French
r/badlinguistics
23k subscribers

The repository for all the worst linguistics-related content of Reddit.

https://reddit.com/r/badlinguistics
DoesNotTranslate 2.42%
0.9% badlinguistics
r/conlangs
23k subscribers

This subreddit is focused on the discussion of conlangs, tools and activities to aid you in the construction of your own conlang, and creating a community environment where we can all enjoy conlanging together.

https://reddit.com/r/conlangs
DoesNotTranslate 2.38%
0.82% conlangs
r/Spanish
40k subscribers

Practice, learn and teach others Spanish. Share information, stories and more on themes related to this wonderful language.

https://reddit.com/r/Spanish
DoesNotTranslate 2.97%
0.52% Spanish
r/duolingo
43k subscribers

The official Duolingo community of Reddit - a forum and chat where you can discuss all things Duolingo!

https://reddit.com/r/duolingo
DoesNotTranslate 3.12%
0.47% duolingo
r/JudgeMyAccent
5k subscribers

Upload a sound file of you talking in a language you're learning and post it in this subreddit. Native speakers of this particular language will tell you how to improve your accent.

https://reddit.com/r/JudgeMyAccent
DoesNotTranslate 1.71%
0.97% JudgeMyAccent
r/FalseFriends
2k subscribers

A place to share false friends, false cognates, and other lexical irony (calques, puns) between any two or more languages in the world.

https://reddit.com/r/FalseFriends
DoesNotTranslate 1.5%
8.49% FalseFriends
r/russian
24k subscribers

This is a subreddit for people looking to learn Russian and all things related to the Russian language. Though Russian is encouraged, most discussions are in English.

https://reddit.com/r/russian
DoesNotTranslate 2.11%
0.53% russian
r/whatstheword
35k subscribers
DoesNotTranslate 2.78%
0.35% whatstheword
r/language_exchange
10k subscribers
DoesNotTranslate 1.43%
0.82% language_exchange
r/ChineseLanguage
28k subscribers

This is a community for people studying or teaching Chinese - or just interested in the language. Please post interesting links, language learning advice, or questions about the Chinese language.

https://reddit.com/r/ChineseLanguage
DoesNotTranslate 2.05%
0.39% ChineseLanguage
r/etymologymaps
13k subscribers
DoesNotTranslate 1.25%
1.36% etymologymaps
r/AskEurope
26k subscribers
DoesNotTranslate 2.45%
0.31% AskEurope
r/LANL_German
8k subscribers
DoesNotTranslate 1.28%
0.97% LANL_German
r/language
7k subscribers
DoesNotTranslate 1.25%
1.02% language