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January 2017

13 Jan 2017
by Liz Naithani
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Speak you Denglish? Common English mistakes of German speakers

My (inexhaustive) list of Denglish words

If you regularly speak with Germans, be it for business reasons or during travel, you've probably stumbled upon your German counterpart using some pseudo-English vocabulary – a phenomenon called “Denglish”. Find out here what your business partner actually means when he says things like “Handy” or “Shooting”.

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