10 everyday German expressions and how to use them

When one thinks about Germany, the first things that come to mind (despite the often inglorious history of Germany if you are a history student) are most likely Munich, the Oktoberfest, pretzels, and beer.

Maybe you have also heard that Germans are very punctual and direct in telling someone their opinion. The German language is popular for its complicated terms; there are many articles that no one – even the Germans themselves – don’t really know how to use.

But many people don’t know that we have many funny sayings we use in our everyday life. If you ever want to go to Germany (maybe on the Oktoberfest?) and impress someone with your skills, here are the top 10 German sayings!

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12 Slang Words Everyone Must Know When Traveling to Miami

While preparing for a trip to Miami, most people might pack a lot of sunblock and swimsuits. The may also find it necessary to refresh on their Spanish, though the majority of the people speak English. Miami’s English is quite distinct and includes a mix of Spanglish words and phrases known to every true citizen of the 305. To help any visitor get around without being utterly confused, here’s a glossary of some of Miami’s most popular terms. Continue reading “12 Slang Words Everyone Must Know When Traveling to Miami”