zu schade sein für

(verb)

Meanings

1.
to be too good/precious to
(In the sense that using something for a purpose would be a waste)
2.
to feel like something is beneath you
("sich zu schade sein für" - often but not always with a vibe of arrogance)

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Word of the Day - "schade"

A fun look at the meaning of schade and how to use it like a German. Also: some interesting family members and relations to English. And some Schadenfreude :)

Vocab:

schade, schaden, schädlich, Schadenfreude, beschädigen


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