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Word of the Day – “wehren”

Hello everyone,

and welcome to our German Word of the Day. This time we’ll have a look at the meaning of



And let’s just start with a real life example… imagine, you’re having this home party, it’s great fun, and suddenly your cat walks in with that certain look on its face. And starts talking shit about you in front of all your friends. And then it grabs a beer and pours it over your head. And then it drags you to the bathroom to wash off  the beer in the toilet. Cat is in bully mode and you REALLY need to wehren yourself or this will never stop.
What’s that you’re asking? If I am high? I don’t understand. My cat treats me like shit and now you’re implying it is my fault?! What does that even mean, high? I might have had a few couples of beer, yes. Just like any teacher at a language scho… oh man, what happened to this intro. I don’t know… sometimes the nonsense is so strong, I can’t resist.
Let’s just get started….