Category : Loanwords

German verbs with “-ieren”

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German verbs with “-ieren”

Some German verbs end with “-ieren”. After reading this article you will know how the verbs of this group behave and how you can use them correctly.

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The meaning of Torschlusspanik

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The meaning of Torschlusspanik

As in every language, there are words in German, which merely are so unique that they cannot be translated. You will learn what is the meaning of “Torschlusspanik”. 

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Why we use our “Handy” and watch movies with a “Beamer”…

Did you ever speak with Germans and wondered what they wanted to tell you by using the words “Handy”, “Boxen” or “Beamer”? In this article, we will unearth the truth the meaning of these and more “Denglish” words used in German. 

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5 German words widely used in English

Ever wondered why we say “Kindergarten” or “Kitsch” in English? They are loanwords from German which means you already know more vocabulary than you thought!

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