Einfach so. Ich höre so oft „ach du Scheiße!“ und manchmal auch „ach du Schande!“ in Kontexten, in denen man sich auf keinen Fall buchstäblich auf Schande als Scham beziehen würde. Daher die Frage, ...
Many German words for "cheap" are euphemisms. Why is that the case? The interpretation of these words just occurred to me, it might not be etymologically correct. I am not a linguist: Preiswert = Es ...
Often your boss/team mates seems just to know everything better despite having expertise in a specific discipline. What polite metaphor/periphrasis would you choose that states clearly and shortly ...
Im pretty much annoyed by this term and its imho mis-use for many pseudo-experts. Experts for terrorism, amok, climate, babysitting... you probably all know this phenomenon of people designated in ...