Tag: German

28th February 2015 / / Asides
19th August 2013 / / Real Life™

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25th June 2013 / / Fun

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10th June 2013 / / English
11th March 2013 / / Languages

Every man is a poet. At least he would be, if you were to judge him by his knowledge of idioms. Our languages are riddled with examples of metaphors and similes, word combinations that take on a meaning beyond the sum of their parts. Interestingly, however, the origins of these phrases are often mysterious or disputed. Inspired by this short post series over on the World Text blog, I thought I’d take a look at a handful of German idioms relating to food.