The research results show that almost half (!) of the inhabitants in Germany indicate that he/she has little or no knowledge of English. As a Dutchman, that scares you for a while. English in Germany? So you don’t always get that far. It is important to speak and understand German. And of course you don’t want to miss the point of the story when bingewatching. Also useful to know:
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Krieg der Sterne’ is simply Star Wars. Do not be fooled! Brandenburg Gate in Berlin Brandenburg Gate, Berlin (Photo by Adrien Olichon) Do you also have nice experiences with misleading German words? Do you know any more misleading Netherlands Email List words in German? Have you ever experienced a hilarious situation yourself and was a misleading German word the cause? Don’t hesitate and let us know in the comments! Reading tip: Do you want to learn more about German words with surprising meanings in Dutch?
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Read my article about false friends in German . * The German word ‘jein’ means yes/no. It cannot be directly translated into Dutch. More ways to clarify texts Misleading words can therefore mislead you. Would you like to delve even further into strong and clear texts? Then take a look at the free knowledge session Writing persuasive online texts! You will discover how to respond to your readers and become acquainted with the 5 steps that a good text must meet. The result?