I’ve always been fascinated by the German language ever since I read ‘Arbeit Macht Frei’ as a part of the Nazi history and Hitler. I love the way they pronounce ‘xch’ from their epiglottis and how people who don’t understand can sometimes mistake it to be a little rough. I would love to break into some German the next time I’m in Berlin.
Here are 40 words/phrases that you should learn in case you’re in Deutschland anytime in the near future:
by Tatsam Mukherjee