Caitlin Ahern

English communication in Graz, Austria

False Friends

After more than six years in Austria, I, too, am guilty of using “beamer” when I mean projector, and not a BMW! Though some of these, like “showmaster,” I’ve never heard from a German speaker. Maybe the Austrians are a bit ahead! 😉

13 words Germans think are English | Culture | DW.DE | 09.05.2014.

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This entry was posted on May 13, 2014 by in Vocabulary and tagged , .
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