In English, for example, "http://german.stackexchange.com/questions/ask" and "Windows 8.1" are read aloud as: H T T P COLON DOUBLE SLASH german DOT stackexchange DOT com SLASH questions SLASH ...
How do you say It turns out that... in German? Der Mann von gegenüber stellt sich heraus, dass er ein guter Kerl ist. Are there other ways to say it?
How to say "I ate too much." in German? Is "I ate too much" not proper English?
So, like hiding a secret and gave it away, in that sense.