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“self-conscious” vs “selbstbewusst”

Literally translated, selbstbewusst means self-conscious (selbst → self; bewusst → conscious), but in actuality, it means self-confident, which is quite the opposite. What is the history of the words ...
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Difference between “Ich möchte” and “Ich hätte gern(e)” and “Ich würde gern(e)”

I don't like phrase books for their original purpose. I prefer to use them to find out different ways to to say the same thing and learn the differences. This brings us to these three... 1 ."Ich ...