Monthly Archives: February 2011

German idioms with hands, ears and socks

My other half, the master of two-phrase Mandarin, has found the importance of speaking with hands and legs in face of his mother-in-law who is the queen bee of all-but-English land. That has miraculously made him the most beloved son-in-law (maybe not … Continue reading

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Birthday greetings in German part 2

On my 32nd birthday two days ago, I was all over the moon just reading the birthday messages I received on my Facebook wall and mobile phone. The first series of postings were sent by friends in Singapore. Towards evening, the folks … Continue reading

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