"False Friends"

Learn everything about false friends between German and English. Why are they false, what is the proper translation and how did the words end up being so not the same.



This archive is under construction at the moment (February 2019).So it might be a bit buggy here and there. But I am working on it.

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art vs Art

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A quick look at the reason why German 'bald' and English 'bald' look alike but have NOTHING in common meaning wise. And a few words for balding men in German :)

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bald, kahl, glatt, die Glatze

bald vs bald

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craft vs Kraft

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irritieren vs. irritate

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People, their feelings and character are the number one context for sensibel but it's also used in a broader, technical sense, like for the steering of a car.

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sensibel vs sensible

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spenden vs to spend