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wikipedia - 18 Sep 2017 German is not special in this manner, but, as Guy Deutscher observes, ...
German is not special in this manner, but, as Guy Deutscher observes, it was simply the language that Twain was learning at the time of the work. Many other languages contain some or all of the idiosyncrasies that Twain pokes fun at, including French, Russian, and Latin.
Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - 06 Feb 2019 Preserving daylight
Gather around, children, and we'll tell you the story of a letter writer for this very publication who made national waves with his thoughts in April of 2007, the Year ...
SFGate - 13 Feb 2019 Capsule movie reviews for Feb. 17
Alita: Battle Angel Go for the action, stay for the emotion. This film about a young cyborg, brought back to life in a benighted time, becomes a touching story of ...
W - 02 Feb 2019 Russian Doll's Time Loop Narrative Is Inspired By At Least 7 Other Movies and Shows
Seven movies and shows to watch after you've seen Russian Doll, Netflix's new series starring Natasha Lyonne.
The National - 24 Dec 2018 'Babel: Around the World in Twenty Languages' looks at the joys, perils and pitfalls of absorbing tongues
Dutch linguist, journalist and polyglot Gaston Dorren slips out of Europe for his latest look at language and goes global.
BMWBLOG - 16 Feb 2019 Photo Comparison: BMW X4 M Competition vs Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S Coupe
Now that the BMW X4 M Competition has been revealed, we take a look at how its design stacks up against the Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S Coupe.
Above the Law - 18 Jan 2019 How The GDPR Is Still Ruining Christmas
Late last year, I wrote about how the GDPR almost ruined Christmas in one German town, where it was determined that the annual tradition of kids putting their ...
The Independent - 13 Feb 2019 Manchester United vs PSG: How the barging, booing and bottling pushed Angel Di Maria far beyond United's level
It was a moment that genuinely enraged Paris Saint-Germain, and had entirely the opposite effect than intended for Manchester United.
Hollywood Reporter - 09 Feb 2019 'The Golden Glove' Review
Real-life serial killer Fritz Honka, who murdered and dismembered four Hamburg prostitutes in the 1970s, is profiled in Fatih Akin's graphic true-crime ...
The Washington Post - 11 Feb 2019 Analysis | The Daily 202: Ralph Northam should read these books to better understand racism, historians say
The Virginia governor says he wants to get woke on white privilege. Here's a syllabus.
Salon - 11 Jan 2013 Germans can't get enough Mark Twain
More than a century after his death, the Missourian is still the “exemplary American" in Deutschland.
Handelsblatt Global Edition - 19 Jun 2018 Daily Briefing: Americans, not Germans, are cleaning up Dieselgate
Audi's boss is now in the clink, while Trump is all confused about crime. Here's our Daily Briefing for June 19th, 2018. Plus a LongGermanWordYouCantSay.
New Statesman - 30 Sep 2017 German for dummies: how (not) to master a new language
I have read the American author Jhumpa Lahiri's New Yorker essay “Teach Yourself Italian” a number of times. It's an account of more than ten years spent ...
The Guardian - 21 Nov 2018 Helene Fischer, schlager superstar: the richest singer you’ve never heard of
The German-Russian star sits above Celine Dion and Britney Spears in Forbes' list of the highest-paid women in music. But you may find her far from easy ...
ZEIT ONLINE English - 09 Dec 2015 German as a foreign language: Foreigner Forever
German is a notoriously difficult language to master. Hence it is such a powerful tool for alienation. How should all these newcomers ever become part of this ...
Chronicle of Higher Education - 11 Oct 2015 Saying 'the' in German – Lingua Franca - Blogs
As I have explained, I spent 18 months of my dissolute youth in Germany without learning German. I still feel a little ashamed every time I visit that fine country.
The Local.de - 30 Dec 2014 Speaking German - 8 celebs you didn't know were fluent
This *content* was produced independently by The Local and contains advertiser links. The Local. firstname.lastname@example.org · @thelocalgermany. 30 December 2014.
Genetic Literacy Project - 09 Aug 2018 Viewpoint: Greenpeace and 'the awful reality of anti-science activism'
The Austrian research portal “Addendum” released a bombshell video regarding the facts, figures, and positions regarding GMO foods. In this report that ...
Wisconsin Public Radio News - 27 Nov 2017 Mark Twain's Wisconsin Tour
Samuel Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, was born this week in 1835 in Florida, Missouri. The writer picked up his moniker while piloting steamboats (it's a ...
Spectator.co.uk - 22 Sep 2018 15 reasons to fall in love with Germany and Germans
15 reasons to fall in love with Germany and Germans on The Spectator | Things I learned about the Germans after a fortnight living as a non–tourist in…