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Word of the Day – “irgend”

irgend-pictureHello everyone,

and welcome to our little photo technique blog. Neat little tricks and hacks on how to make the best pictures ever. So… have you ever tried taking a photo in dim conditions? Like, at night, with your eyes closed, or in an economy in recession…  hey … hey is that tumble weed passing by? Why is there tumble weed passing… oh…. ohhhhh, because it wasn’t funny, I get it… anyway… Where was I … ah right. So, unless you have had one of those eye-sight damaging flashes, your picture has probably turned out in 50 shades of dark gr… what’s that…  tumble weed? AGAIN??…I guess I’ll close the door real quick, hold on … (door shuts)Soooo… the reason for your picture being dark is that they are under exposed… and THAT just so happens to also be the explanation if you have never heard or seen the word irgend in German, which is what we’ll look at today.
(this intro was nominated for the “Worst Intro 2013 Award” but didn’t win )

So, today we’ll look at the meaning of the super common

irgend-

 

and that means we’ll explore the origin, talk about the easy words like irgendwann or irgendwo and we’ll also find out about the differences between etwas and  irgendetwas and jemand and irgendjemand.
Quite a lot to do so let’s dive right in, shall we? Awe-some
(this hint was nominated for the “Worst Hint 2013 Award” but didn’t win)

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