10 regional German words that will make you sound like a local
Germany

10 regional German words that will make you sound like a local

These words will come in handy when you're exploring Germany. And if you can get them right, you'll sound like a local.

From beer to hairdryers: 10 Italian words that come from German
Italy

From beer to hairdryers: 10 Italian words that come from German

German word of the day: Der Aprilscherz
Germany

German word of the day: Der Aprilscherz

How to speak Austrian: These are the major differences between Austrian and High German

How to speak Austrian: These are the major differences between Austrian and High German

Borders to cucumbers: Five German words that come from Polish
Germany

Borders to cucumbers: Five German words that come from Polish

The new German words that perfectly describe the coronavirus pandemic

The new German words that perfectly describe the coronavirus pandemic

Six celebrities you didn’t know spoke German
Germany

Six celebrities you didn’t know spoke German

Tell us: What’s your favourite German word?
Germany

Tell us: What’s your favourite German word?

Seven German words which stem from Arabic
Germany

Seven German words which stem from Arabic

8 ways living in Germany will change you for good
Germany

8 ways living in Germany will change you for good

10 things you think about Germany that are very wrong
Germany

10 things you think about Germany that are very wrong

German word of the day: Die Affenhitze
Switzerland

German word of the day: Die Affenhitze

German tourists expelled from Norway after breaking tourism ban

German tourists expelled from Norway after breaking tourism ban

Danish university scraps German courses after just five students enrol

Danish university scraps German courses after just five students enrol

German word of the day: Die Meinungsfreiheit
Germany

German word of the day: Die Meinungsfreiheit

Nine German words that perfectly sum up being in your 30s
Switzerland

Nine German words that perfectly sum up being in your 30s

Eight German words that perfectly sum up being in your 20s
Switzerland

Eight German words that perfectly sum up being in your 20s

German word of the day: Wehtun
Switzerland

German word of the day: Wehtun

‘Segregation achieves nothing’: Should children without fluent German be held back from starting school?
Germany

‘Segregation achieves nothing’: Should children without fluent German be held back from starting school?

Children who don’t speak German ‘shouldn’t be allowed to start school’
Germany

Children who don’t speak German ‘shouldn’t be allowed to start school’

QUIZ: How well do you know your German sayings?
Switzerland

QUIZ: How well do you know your German sayings?

German Word of the Day: Der Ohrwurm
Switzerland

German Word of the Day: Der Ohrwurm

6.2 million in Germany ‘cannot read or write German properly’
Germany

6.2 million in Germany ‘cannot read or write German properly’

10 German words which come from Italian
Germany

10 German words which come from Italian

German word of the day: ‘Frühlingsmüdigkeit’

German word of the day: ‘Frühlingsmüdigkeit’

The German words you need to know as flu season begins
Germany

The German words you need to know as flu season begins

How Yiddish survives in Europe – through German
Germany

How Yiddish survives in Europe – through German

Learn a language in three months (and get all your lessons for free)

Learn a language in three months (and get all your lessons for free)

Ten words that sound prettier in German than in English
Germany

Ten words that sound prettier in German than in English

‘Multilingualism is an enrichment, not a deficit’: raising bilingual kids in Germany
Germany

‘Multilingualism is an enrichment, not a deficit’: raising bilingual kids in Germany

Swiss primary school adopts ‘simplified’ German to communicate with parents
Switzerland

Swiss primary school adopts ‘simplified’ German to communicate with parents

German teens pick misspelling of ‘I am’ as coolest word of the year
Germany

German teens pick misspelling of ‘I am’ as coolest word of the year

If you know these 10 things, you’re a German grammar master

If you know these 10 things, you’re a German grammar master

10 genius quotes that get to the heart of the German language
Germany

10 genius quotes that get to the heart of the German language

Mona Lisa’s smile decoded: science says she’s happy

Mona Lisa’s smile decoded: science says she’s happy

Foreigners in Switzerland speak more national languages than the Swiss
Switzerland

Foreigners in Switzerland speak more national languages than the Swiss

The one German word you’ll need in Austria this winter
Austria

The one German word you’ll need in Austria this winter

Body of missing German hiker found in Italy

Body of missing German hiker found in Italy

10 ways learning German completely ruins your English
Germany

10 ways learning German completely ruins your English

East Germany – 10 things you never knew about the GDR
Germany

East Germany – 10 things you never knew about the GDR

10 grammar mistakes Germans keep making in their own language
Germany

10 grammar mistakes Germans keep making in their own language

15 ways to recognize you’ll never quite master German
Germany

15 ways to recognize you’ll never quite master German

9 hilarious gifts Judaism gave the German language
Germany

9 hilarious gifts Judaism gave the German language

13 mortifying mistakes German learners always make
Germany

13 mortifying mistakes German learners always make

German genocide vote ‘has no value’: Erdogan
Germany

German genocide vote ‘has no value’: Erdogan

German tourists on Mallorca caught stealing beach towels
Spain

German tourists on Mallorca caught stealing beach towels

Deutsche Bank targeted in Italian bond sale probe
Italy

Deutsche Bank targeted in Italian bond sale probe

Zurich ‘to force kindergarten to take German classes’
Switzerland

Zurich ‘to force kindergarten to take German classes’

German stopped in Rome after human skull found in suitcase
Italy

German stopped in Rome after human skull found in suitcase

Italians fear wine drought after Germans eat all the grapes
Italy

Italians fear wine drought after Germans eat all the grapes

German sailor shot dead by pirates in the Caribbean
Germany

German sailor shot dead by pirates in the Caribbean

German student’s body found near Leaning Tower of Pisa
Italy

German student’s body found near Leaning Tower of Pisa

Children told to speak German or pay ‘penalty’
Switzerland

Children told to speak German or pay ‘penalty’

‘Do-gooder’ named ‘worst word of the year’
Germany

‘Do-gooder’ named ‘worst word of the year’

Using German to express our weirdest fears
Germany

Using German to express our weirdest fears

German killed by train in Italy in bid to save dog

German killed by train in Italy in bid to save dog

PSG’s Lucas Digne seals Roma loan move

PSG’s Lucas Digne seals Roma loan move

German Ruediger joins Roma on loan deal
Italy

German Ruediger joins Roma on loan deal

German student dies in Tuscan balcony fall

German student dies in Tuscan balcony fall

German teens hurt as bus veers of road in Italy
Italy

German teens hurt as bus veers of road in Italy

Body of 22-year-old German found by Tiber
Italy

Body of 22-year-old German found by Tiber

Jail sought over German tourist gondola death
Italy

Jail sought over German tourist gondola death

Could German language be forgotten in France?

Could German language be forgotten in France?

Denmark remembers 75 years since Nazi invasion
Denmark

Denmark remembers 75 years since Nazi invasion

German tourist dies in Italy selfie fall
Italy

German tourist dies in Italy selfie fall

School ‘enforces’ German on its grounds
Austria

School ‘enforces’ German on its grounds

Gang tricks German into ‘buying’ US embassy
Italy

Gang tricks German into ‘buying’ US embassy

More non-native speakers in schools
Austria

More non-native speakers in schools

Rock fans cause ‘mini earthquake’ in Leipzig
Germany

Rock fans cause ‘mini earthquake’ in Leipzig

Basques wish German tourists ‘willkommen’
Spain

Basques wish German tourists ‘willkommen’

Angry Italians lob eggs at German mission
Italy

Angry Italians lob eggs at German mission

Nine brilliant quotes about speaking German
Germany

Nine brilliant quotes about speaking German

Merkel wants Greece to ‘remain part of our story’
Italy

Merkel wants Greece to ‘remain part of our story’

Speaking German – 8 celebs you didn’t know were fluent
Germany

Speaking German – 8 celebs you didn’t know were fluent

Lichtgrenze tops German words of the year list
Germany

Lichtgrenze tops German words of the year list

German-born Soriano awaits dream Italy debut
Italy

German-born Soriano awaits dream Italy debut

Gondola crash victim’s family want €6 million
Italy

Gondola crash victim’s family want €6 million

German minister praises Italy’s reform efforts
Italy

German minister praises Italy’s reform efforts

Ten noises that sound very different in German
Germany

Ten noises that sound very different in German

Families of German MH17 victims to sue
Germany

Families of German MH17 victims to sue

German hiker dies in Vorarlberg
Austria

German hiker dies in Vorarlberg

German man stabs four policemen in Rome
Italy

German man stabs four policemen in Rome

German tourists killed in Ischia car crash
Italy

German tourists killed in Ischia car crash

Top ten reasons to learn German
Germany

Top ten reasons to learn German

‘Italy needs action on reforms’: Weidmann
Italy

‘Italy needs action on reforms’: Weidmann

German tourist rescued from Mount Etna
Italy

German tourist rescued from Mount Etna

Adolf Hitler’s birthday celebrated in Milan
Italy

Adolf Hitler’s birthday celebrated in Milan

Spanish builders made ‘slaves’ by German firm
Spain

Spanish builders made ‘slaves’ by German firm

Mailman keeps tallest flats in Germany posted
Germany

Mailman keeps tallest flats in Germany posted

Brewery boss killed by avalanche in Canada
Germany

Brewery boss killed by avalanche in Canada

27 percent of Italians want to be more German
Italy

27 percent of Italians want to be more German

‘GroKo’ named German word of the year
Germany

‘GroKo’ named German word of the year

Are priests and nuns extravagant spenders?
Italy

Are priests and nuns extravagant spenders?

German made to clean child’s bridge scribbles
Italy

German made to clean child’s bridge scribbles

Only a few Germans say their English is good
Germany

Only a few Germans say their English is good

‘I never use my second language at work’: Poll
Spain

‘I never use my second language at work’: Poll

Spaniards queue nine hours for German course
Spain

Spaniards queue nine hours for German course

Three killed in Dolomites climbing accident
Italy

Three killed in Dolomites climbing accident

Venice makeover looms after gondola death
Italy

Venice makeover looms after gondola death

Five people probed in fatal gondolier crash
Italy

Five people probed in fatal gondolier crash

Six famous American quotes about Germany
Germany

Six famous American quotes about Germany

Ten German words with double meanings
Germany

Ten German words with double meanings

How to integrate successfully in Germany
Germany

How to integrate successfully in Germany

Thalidomide maker says sorry 50 years later
Germany

Thalidomide maker says sorry 50 years later

Goethe Institute sees surging interest in German
Germany

Goethe Institute sees surging interest in German

Should more be done to protect German?
Germany

Should more be done to protect German?

Duden publishes special ‘new German’ dictionary
Germany

Duden publishes special ‘new German’ dictionary

Lonely Star State: Texan Germans dwindling
Germany

Lonely Star State: Texan Germans dwindling

Campaign kicks off for German language revival
Germany

Campaign kicks off for German language revival

Deutsche Bahn to ditch English
Germany

Deutsche Bahn to ditch English

Twitter calls for help with the German tongue
Germany

Twitter calls for help with the German tongue

German murder suspect takes the stand
Sweden

German murder suspect takes the stand

Court: German woman ‘guilty of murder’
Sweden

Court: German woman ‘guilty of murder’

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Sweden

Lay judge resigns from Arboga murder case

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Sweden

‘No new trial’ in Arboga murder case

German woman ‘can be jailed’
Sweden

German woman ‘can be jailed’

Swedish passenger ferry rams ship in German port
Sweden

Swedish passenger ferry rams ship in German port

‘Sweden is more complex than a Billy bookshelf’
Sweden

‘Sweden is more complex than a Billy bookshelf’

German president set to visit site of Nazi atrocity
France

German president set to visit site of Nazi atrocity

Spain sees record tourist numbers in June
Spain

Spain sees record tourist numbers in June

German mine found by subsea gas pipeline
Norway

German mine found by subsea gas pipeline

Ibiza firemen free tourist trapped in sex toy
Spain

Ibiza firemen free tourist trapped in sex toy

German paper says crisis ruining ‘sleazy’ Majorca
Spain

German paper says crisis ruining ‘sleazy’ Majorca

Spanish call Germans ‘most arrogant’ in EU
Spain

Spanish call Germans ‘most arrogant’ in EU

Basel mulls language quotas in schools
Switzerland

Basel mulls language quotas in schools

German pair face jail over €132,000 hotel bill
Spain

German pair face jail over €132,000 hotel bill

Discover Switzerland your way with ESL
Switzerland

Discover Switzerland your way with ESL

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Norway

German tourist drowns in fishing accident

12 brilliant German words you won’t find in English

12 brilliant German words you won’t find in English

Italy holds migrant rescue ship as hundreds land
Italy

Italy holds migrant rescue ship as hundreds land

Teen suspected of murdering homeless German in Sweden
Sweden

Teen suspected of murdering homeless German in Sweden

How Brits can escape to Germany and still feel at home
Germany

How Brits can escape to Germany and still feel at home

Swedish police chase German terror suspects

Swedish police chase German terror suspects

Why Italy’s scrapping to be let into Europe’s big boys’ club
Italy

Why Italy’s scrapping to be let into Europe’s big boys’ club

Italy hits back at Merkel in migrants row
Italy

Italy hits back at Merkel in migrants row

German tourist raped on Rimini beach
Italy

German tourist raped on Rimini beach

Italians flock to become German citizens
Italy

Italians flock to become German citizens

Newspaper editor probed for casting EU vote twice
Italy

Newspaper editor probed for casting EU vote twice

Germans want more German in the EU
Germany

Germans want more German in the EU

Top tasty Teutonic treats
Germany

Top tasty Teutonic treats