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Archive for July, 2012

German music and lyrics: Silbermond – Krieger des Lichts Posted by on Jul 23, 2012

Learning German or any other language is always great fun when you have the chance to listen to songs and sing along. Since some of you requested the lyrics of a song Krieger des Lichts (Warriors of the light) by the German band Silbermond I do you this favor. In case you don’t know Silbermond:…

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Booking a hotel room in German Posted by on Jul 20, 2012

When you are planning to go on a trip to Germany you, of course, need board and lodging. No matter whether you book your hotel room from abroad months in advance of your actual visit or right at the hotel reception, you might want to know how you room is equipped. Does it have it…

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Talking about vacation in German, part 2 Posted by on Jul 19, 2012

In my yesterday’s post I already discussed how to talk about vacation or vacation plans. Now, I’d like to continue with this topic. Further expressions around the topic “vacation” are:   1. Urlaub machen – to take a vacation So, when you would like to know when someone is about to take a vacation you…

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Asking about vacation plans in German Posted by on Jul 18, 2012

It’s vacation time in German and I guess most Germans would like to abscond from the country because the weather is really, really bad these days. It’s raining day after day. There already were sunny and very warm days in June but in the last past weeks it has only been raining. So if you…

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German music and lyrics: Die Toten Hosen – Tage wie diese Posted by on Jul 18, 2012

On May 4 Die Toten Hosen (lit. The dead pants) released their latest studio album Ballast der Republik (The burden of the Republic), which is a kind of pun, referring to the Palast der Republik (Palace of the Republic) which was a building in Berlin in the former German Democratic Republic. Tage wie diese (Days…

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