This was an interesting report on PRI’s The World about new German words. Enjoy!
There’s a German word for that
Erik passed along a link to an article from The Verge about translating US television shows (in particular Seinfeld) into foreign languages, and how difficult it can be. It’s a very interesting article especially if you were a fan of the show. Click here to read it.
A constructive use of empty beer bottles:
How German Sounds Compared to Other Languages
Three short videos (about 1 minute each) comparing words in various languages. Enjoy!
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