Umgekehrt wird ein Schuh draus.

(phrase)

Meanings

1.
You got it backwards.
(Fairly common idiom. Literally it means "The other way around, it'll become a shoe."... no idea what the origin is.)

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Word of the Day - "kehren"

A fun look at the meaning of "kehren" and what cleaning has to do with traffic, mistakes, Jedi knights and ... sex. Yup... all those things :)

Vocab:

kehren, umkehren, der Verkehr, verkehrt herum, die Rückkehr, bekehren


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