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Archive for December 19th, 2006

This Delightful German Language

Posted: Tuesday, December 19th, 2006 @ 5:02 pm in Expat, Language | 5 Comments »

For the amusement of English speakers who haven’t had the pleasure of learning this excellent German language, I present a prime example of how much information a German can pack into the subject of a sentence, before he has reached the first verb. On Sunday I was scrolling through the teletext news for the television […]