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18th May '16 2:38:15 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* In an episode of ''NewsRadio'', Jimmy James' book "Jimmy James: Capitalist Lion Tamer" becomes popular in Japan, so for some reason he has the Japanese version translated back into English... and it ends up pure GratuitousEnglish. The title becomes "Jimmy James: Macho Business Donkey Wrestler", and the book now features lines like "Glorious sunset of my heart was fading. Soon the [[TitleDrop super karate monkey death car]] would park in my space. But Jimmy has fancy plans, and pants to match."

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* In an episode of ''NewsRadio'', ''Series/NewsRadio'', Jimmy James' book "Jimmy James: Capitalist Lion Tamer" becomes popular in Japan, so for some reason he has the Japanese version translated back into English... and it ends up pure GratuitousEnglish. The title becomes "Jimmy James: Macho Business Donkey Wrestler", and the book now features lines like "Glorious sunset of my heart was fading. Soon the [[TitleDrop super karate monkey death car]] would park in my space. But Jimmy has fancy plans, and pants to match."
30th Sep '15 2:38:50 AM TwilightLord
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** In any ''Franchise/KamenRider'' series, if the transformation belt says ANYTHING, it will usually be in English (unless it's one of the rare belts that actually is sapient and can converse with the main characters, like ''Series/KamenRiderKiva'' and ''Series/KamenRiderDrive''. Examples are Faiz's "Standing by... Complete!" and OOO's "Scanning Charge!", among others.

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** In any ''Franchise/KamenRider'' series, if the transformation belt says ANYTHING, it will usually be in English (unless it's one of the rare belts that actually is sapient and can converse with the main characters, like ''Series/KamenRiderKiva'' and ''Series/KamenRiderDrive''.''Series/KamenRiderDrive''). Examples are Faiz's "Standing by... Complete!" and OOO's "Scanning Charge!", among others.
30th Sep '15 2:35:52 AM TwilightLord
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** Kiva's name is this itself, being that it's short for '''Ki'''ng of '''Va'''mpire.


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** ''Series/KamenRiderGaim'' has the Lockseeds, which occasionally spout GratuitousEnglish.
*** Gaim's are half-Japanese, half-English - "Hanamichi on Stage", "Funsai Destroy", "Shushutto Spark", "Odama Big Bang". [[spoiler:Bujin Gaim, a movie-exclusive Rider, uses "Ja no Michi on Stage" instead.]]
*** Baron's are entirely in English, and usually consist of a "X of Y" phrase - "Knight of Spear", "Fight of Hammer".
*** Gridon has "Never Give Up!", Kurokage has "Ichigeki in the Shadow!", Bravo has "Mister Dangerous!" and Knuckle has "Mister Knuckleman!"
** In any ''Franchise/KamenRider'' series, if the transformation belt says ANYTHING, it will usually be in English (unless it's one of the rare belts that actually is sapient and can converse with the main characters, like ''Series/KamenRiderKiva'' and ''Series/KamenRiderDrive''. Examples are Faiz's "Standing by... Complete!" and OOO's "Scanning Charge!", among others.
12th Sep '15 6:54:31 PM nombretomado
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* [[NinjaWarrior Ninja Warrior's]] stages contain obstacles that are almost entirely named in complete or partial English. Aside from the competitors' names and periodic use of 'Sasuke' (the show's original name), this is all most watchers of the show are likely to understand.

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* [[NinjaWarrior Ninja Warrior's]] ''Series/NinjaWarrior'''s stages contain obstacles that are almost entirely named in complete or partial English. Aside from the competitors' names and periodic use of 'Sasuke' (the show's original name), this is all most watchers of the show are likely to understand.
25th Jun '15 8:28:33 PM videogmer314
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** In ''Series/KamenRiderDenO'', the [=DenLiner=]'s dining car has a menu that says "Welcome to denliner" and offers items like "spagetti".
5th May '15 9:08:47 PM Ryulong
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** During the transformation sequences in ''Series/DenjiSentaiMegaranger'', English words scroll across the screen, ostensibly listing systems activation and computer jargon. It is, in fact, completely random words seemingly picked out of a dictionary-dartboard hybrid. [[FreezeFrameBonus If you care:]]

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** During the transformation sequences in ''Series/DenjiSentaiMegaranger'', English words scroll across the screen, ostensibly listing systems activation and computer jargon. It is, in fact, completely random words seemingly picked out of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electronic_%28album%29#Track_listings track titles from the band Electronic]], albeit a dictionary-dartboard hybrid.bit jumbled. [[FreezeFrameBonus If you care:]]



** It turns out that the words come from [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electronic_%28album%29#Track_listings track titles from the band Electronic]], fittingly enough, albeit a bit jumbled.
19th Nov '14 10:51:45 AM WooWho?
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* ''Series/PanelQuizAttack25'''s {{CatchPhrase}} is "ATTACK CHANCE!"

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* ''Series/PanelQuizAttack25'''s {{CatchPhrase}} {{Catch Phrase}} is "ATTACK CHANCE!"
19th Nov '14 10:50:12 AM WooWho?
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* ''Series/PanelQuizAttack25'''s {{CatchPhrase}} is "ATTACK CHANCE!"
** Also by the host, when calling for the last box: "Last call!"
26th Jul '14 5:57:03 AM MathsAngelicVersion
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* In Series/{{Best Motoring}}, Creator/{{Akira Kamiya}} will sometimes use English words in his speech to convey excitement. The later announcer was known for this, as well.

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* In Series/{{Best Motoring}}, Creator/{{Akira Kamiya}} will sometimes use English words in his speech to convey excitement. The later announcer was known for this, as well.well.
* In ''Series/TheJulekalender'', the Nisses always speak IntentionalEngrishForFunny. There's no in-universe explanation why.
29th Mar '14 10:29:05 AM 773202luna
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* In Series/{{Best Motoring}}, AkiraKamiya will sometimes use English words in his speech to convey excitement.

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* In Series/{{Best Motoring}}, AkiraKamiya Creator/{{Akira Kamiya}} will sometimes use English words in his speech to convey excitement.excitement. The later announcer was known for this, as well.
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