Stories related to German [language]

What’s Oriental

Was ist Orientalisch

What’s Oriental
To Germans, 'oriental' seems to have a very specific meaning. Whilst visiting one of my first parks, the Gardens of ...

Easy-Care

Pflegeleicht

Easy-Care

Of all the German words that I encountered when I first moved to Germany, it was ‘pflegeleicht’ that ...

Apartment for Rent

Wohnung Mieten

Apartment for Rent

Google Translate was indispensable when we were house-hunting using German ...

Hell is Bright

Falsche Freunde

Hell is Bright
Hell is bright and Gift is poison while a Taste is a keyboard key and Klang is not my husband's hometown but ...