Sign Language: Bawal Umihi Dito

“Its forbidden to pee here”
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The everywhere sign. Plastered on every conceivable vertical surface all over the city.

I choose to translate it as “Don’t stand around here. People use this spot as a toilet so frequently, they put up a sign!  Not that the sign makes any difference:


There are signs that forbid everywhere.

Bawal Tumawid Dito. Its forbidden to cross the road here:


Bawal Magtapon ng Basura Dito. Its forbidden to dump garbage here:


Are you spotting a trend?