Brötchen backen A recipe for the most popular kind of German…

Brötchen backen

A recipe for the most popular kind of German bread rolls. With English subtitles.

Favorite German WordsDer Inselkoller = literally, “island madness”. It’s a similar concept as the…

Favorite German Words

Der Inselkoller = literally, “island madness”. It’s a similar concept as the English “cabin fever”, except on an island. Getting antsy, angry, aggressive, or even freaking out or going crazy from being in an enclosed space or limited area for too long.

Unterwegs im Allgäu — von Oberstdorf nach Füssen Docu about…

Unterwegs im Allgäu — von Oberstdorf nach Füssen

Docu about the Alpine region of Bayern (Bavaria) in Southern Germany. Auf Deutsch, 1 hour 28 mins.

Favorite German WordsDer Trauerkloß = literally „mourning dumpling“. :D A wet blanket, a whiny…

Favorite German Words

Der Trauerkloß = literally „mourning dumpling“. 😀 A wet blanket, a whiny person. Depressed 24/7 by sheer personality, a downer, a party pooper, a mope, a stick in the mud, a drip, a sad clown. Basically someone like Woody Allen.

Standard German vs. Berlin dialect For the language students…

Standard German vs. Berlin dialect

For the language students out there: In this new Easy German video, Cari speaks Hochdeutsch (Standard German) while Emanuel repeats the same sentence in Berlin dialect. That said, not everyone in Berlin speaks in dialect and as a basis, you should always learn Hochdeutsch (Standard German) first as this is what we all meet at when all else fails. 😀

Sommer (2008) German teen movie, Comedy/Drama/Romance, auf…

Sommer (2008)

German teen movie, Comedy/Drama/Romance, auf Deutsch, 1 hr 39 mins. „The path of true love never runs smooth, especially not for teenagers, as Tim discovers“. Set in Berlin, Hamburg, but mostly on the North Sea island of Amrum in Schleswig-Holstein, Northern Germany.