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5 Resources for Watching German Dubbed and Subbed Anime


So you’re a diehard anime fan, who would rather binge watch…

Huh, what’s that?

No, you’re not in the wrong place.

You didn’t click on the Japanese blog by accident.

Yes, we’re really tackling the subject of how you can

Want Perfectly Polished German Writing? Learn These 4 Punctuation Marks


What’s a language without punctuation?

It becomes a jumbled mess without pauses structure or endings you see

Ah! Let’s get some order back in here.

Thanks to our friends the comma, the period and many other types of punctuation, our …

Your One-stop Guide to Saying “Sorry” in German


Don’t know how to say “sorry” in German?

There’s no need to apologize right now—at least not in English!

Still, you should really learn how to do it.

Whether you strive for German fluency or crave just enough German to …

50 German Personality Words to Describe Your Friends (or Enemies)


We’ve all been there.

You want to vent out all your feelings to your mother on the phone about the new coworker.

A string of incredibly descriptive words follow. “He’s just so…so %$#&!”

Germans have a pretty dull reputation around …