It’s easy to overlook strange place names once you get used to them, but as an Italian, I’m shocked that people in the U.S. actually live in cities and towns with names like these.
Thinking of moving to Germany? Be prepared to acquire some unexpected new habits. An Italian in Berlin gives us his perspective on how Germany changed him.
Studies show that we have different personalities when we speak different languages. I’ve experienced this phenomenon first-hand — and so has my English alter-ego.