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Jun
4
comment Can native German speakers identify each other's dialect even if they are speaking “Hochdeutsch”?
Also, if your parents or grandparents have at some point moved to a different region with a different dialect, they might choose to speak Hochdeutsch at home, so this is what their kids learn. And pass on to their kids in return. This is how I grew up speaking Hochdeutsch. Come to think of it, many kids im my school were raised speking Hochdeutsch although their parents speak the local dialect.
Jun
4
comment How to include an English word in a German sentence?
DO NOT write "Cloud Anbieter". German compounds are written either in one word or with a hyphen, but NEVER EVER with a Deppenleerzeichen. That would be a spelling mistake.
Jun
4
revised Would you find it polite if your doctor sent you a payment reminder letter like this?
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Jun
4
comment Doubt about a sentence translation and word order
@kaneda Correct. :)
Jun
4
comment Can native German speakers identify each other's dialect even if they are speaking “Hochdeutsch”?
Well... I'm from southern Hesse. When I once said to someone from the Ruhrpott that afaik north Germans are unable to tell apart Hessians, Swabians and Bavarians, she asked me: "Why, are you Swabian?" QED.
Jun
3
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
3
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
3
awarded  Mortarboard
Jun
3
answered Can native German speakers identify each other's dialect even if they are speaking “Hochdeutsch”?
Jun
3
answered Good German phrase for “lone wolf”?
May
28
comment When to use 'ß' and 'ss'?
Von Maßen und Massen mal ganz zu schweigen.
May
28
awarded  Custodian
May
28
reviewed No Action Needed Difference between using the double infinitive or past participle?
May
26
comment Difference between “zurzeit” and “bis jetzt”
"Bis jetzt" does not necessarily mean that the process has ended. "Bis jetzt ist das Wetter noch gut, aber der Wetterbericht sagt für heute abend Regen voraus". It means that a possible status change is expected.
May
23
awarded  Enlightened
May
23
awarded  Nice Answer
May
22
revised Welche Bedeutung haben die Farben in dieser Karte?
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May
22
comment Welche Bedeutung haben die Farben in dieser Karte?
Die meisten werden ohne Artikel gebraucht. Man sagt üblicherweise nicht "das Deutschland" oder "das Frankreich" (wobei es da Ausnahmen gibt, z.b. "das Frankreich des 18. Jahrhunderts"), sondern "Deutschland" und "Frankreich".
May
22
answered Welche Bedeutung haben die Farben in dieser Karte?
May
22
comment Welche Bedeutung haben die Farben in dieser Karte?
@Em1 Danke, wieder was gelernt.