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62 Delicious Words to Master German Food Vocabulary

Eating is about much more than simple nourishment. Anyone who’s gobbled a smoky, spicy wurst (sausage) straight from a Berlin food stand knows. It’s about comfort, flavor, traditions and culture. It’s something that connects us to friends, family or the …

26 Austrian German Phrases and Slang for Speaking Like a Local

Sometimes we Austrians tease our German friends by asking them to say Oachkatzlschwoaf… And then burst out laughing at their attempts to pronounce it. This word means “squirrel tail” and Germans would call it Eichkätzchenschwanz. Austrians have their …

Live the German Life and Study German in Germany!

What are the advantages of studying a foreign language in a country where it’s spoken every day? The key is that you don’t just study it, you also get to practice it in real-life situations. You gain an insight …