My favorite German word
Schnurrbart. It means “mustache.” According to my German teacher, it actually translates into something like “cat beard.” How fantastic is that? (I learned it because one of my professors has a rad schnurrbart).
Justin Bieber doesn't know what the word 'German' means, claims Americans 'don't say that word'
Justin Bieber doesn't know what the word "German" means. Literally. No idea. One might try to chalk it up to the interviewer's accent but the guy even shows The Biebster the word written in English on his cue card. And then to the dismay of grammarians ...
DOES OLORUN OLODUMARE MEAN GOD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE
And the Word was made ... ‘DOES OLORUN MEAN ‘GOD’ IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE?’, but we can infer four important conclusions. Namely: - Adherents of Ifa and Christianity do not believe in the same ‘Supreme Being’. Olorun or Olu-orun is not and does not ...
When is it okay to use the F word?
(I told this to the farmer, and he made me realize that since ... to think I’m young and fun.” “What do you mean, young and fun?” “I guess I mean fuckable.” “What? Why do you have to use that word?” “Because sometimes fuck is just the ...
A Joyful & Malicious History Of 'Schadenfreude'
As we’ll see, while schadenfreude's use in English texts begins in the mid-1800s, it only started making regular appearances in the past three decades. (As I type, Microsoft Word does ... German. My favorite, “Vergangenheitsbewältigung,” means ...