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Re: what is the longest German word?

Posted: 13 Jul 2019, 8:15am
by Audax67
Debs wrote:
nez wrote:Goodness knows how Austrians get off the motorway.


Sie fahren, fahren, fahren auf der Autobahn! :D


Jede Frau die
Fährt mit Audi

Hmm...

Re: what is the longest German word?

Posted: 13 Jul 2019, 9:31am
by brynpoeth
'Curmudgeon' is one of my favourite English words, what would be the German equivalent?

Re: what is the longest German word?

Posted: 13 Jul 2019, 11:08am
by nez
Audax67 wrote:It's nice to be a Preuß
But it's higher to be a Bayer.

Said in the right regional German accent Preuß really does rhyme with nice. The way house does in certain circles.


Tyrol pronunciation of Preuß. They really don’t like them, do they?

Re: what is the longest German word?

Posted: 13 Jul 2019, 11:12am
by brynpoeth
'Proys' is about how to pronounce it
Bayern has a sort of semi-detached relationship with the RoG, rest of Germany, +1?

'Fahrtwind' is a useful German word, is there an English equivalent?

Re: what is the longest German word?

Posted: 13 Jul 2019, 7:28pm
by mercalia
brynpoeth wrote:'Proys' is about how to pronounce it
Bayern has a sort of semi-detached relationship with the RoG, rest of Germany, +1?

'Fahrtwind' is a useful German word, is there an English equivalent?


is it what I think it is? :wink: fart-wind?

Re: what is the longest German word?

Posted: 13 Jul 2019, 9:08pm
by brynpoeth
mercalia wrote:
brynpoeth wrote:'Proys' is about how to pronounce it
Bayern has a sort of semi-detached relationship with the RoG, rest of Germany, +1?

'Fahrtwind' is a useful German word, is there an English equivalent?


is it what I think it is? :wink: fart-wind?

Sorry, meant to explain, it denotes the breeze one creates by tootling along

Re: what is the longest German word?

Posted: 5 Aug 2019, 7:01pm
by brynpoeth
Staatsfunkzwangsabgabe

Compulsory contribution to state broadcaster

€17.50 a month for each household :?

Re: what is the longest German word?

Posted: 5 Aug 2019, 8:51pm
by nez
Nice one

Re: what is the longest German word?

Posted: 6 Aug 2019, 7:53am
by tony_mm
Audax67 wrote:
Jede Frau die
Fährt mit Audi

Hmm...


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