You can’t pine for ‘das Wochenende’ if you don’t know your German weekdays! Take this quiz to see where you stand and determine where you need some more work.
You probably associate the Brothers Grimm with Grimm’s Fairy Tales and nothing else, but their contributions to language are just as important.
German and English share common roots, but there are tons of false cognates you’ll need to sidestep if you want to avoid embarrassment. Here are 12 of the most amusing (and kinda NSFW) German false friends.