Tag: idiomaticity

30 Natural way to deny help from a shopkeeper 2014-11-20T20:41:08.610

23 What is the appropriate German phrase for letting you pass crowded areas? 2017-09-20T11:53:34.353

13 “Especially because” in German 2015-10-04T22:20:56.657

12 Wie kann man dem Kellner sagen, wieviel Trinkgeld man ihm gibt? 2016-04-17T18:53:48.607

11 How to find which variations city names are used in daily speech? 2015-08-23T11:53:54.943

10 Yiddish phrase for "turn out the lights and go to sleep" 2015-08-09T07:32:07.520

8 Is the word “erkrankte” dated? 2014-10-09T20:46:25.990

8 German equivalent of “It works” 2015-05-09T15:36:17.027

8 Are websites “Auf deutsch” or “In deutsch” 2015-11-03T20:07:12.977

8 Expression for blindly following rules 2016-04-02T12:05:07.120

8 Expression for "little people" 2016-04-05T19:01:05.297

8 Is it permissible in German to compare apples to pears? 2016-09-10T20:09:34.987

6 "a warm presence in our lives" – can I use "Präsenz"? 2015-08-09T02:08:09.147

6 Different ways to say “are you ready?” 2015-11-27T08:02:22.383

5 How to ask about another person's job 2014-12-29T08:28:56.003

5 “sehr wundervoll” — idiomatic? 2015-05-04T22:09:00.130

5 Sagt man "Was ist Ihr Name"? 2015-05-10T16:45:08.547

5 how to express an “astonishment”, “being amazed”? 2015-10-16T07:24:28.310

5 Idiomatic usage of ‘über’ vs ‘an’ when thinking 2015-12-21T23:48:18.513

5 „Eine Datei hinlegen“ oder „eine Datei legen“ 2016-01-29T09:49:24.370

5 Idiomatic usage of “müssen” 2016-02-07T01:40:29.907

4 How to say "Sorry that I am late"? 2015-01-28T14:29:43.803

4 Correct usage: "für die Menschen" or "für den Menschen"? Accusative or dative (idiomatic exception)? 2015-01-31T04:34:04.743

4 Techn. Übersetzung: to serve a document 2015-02-05T15:43:00.483

4 Wie den eigenen Namen am Anfang einer E-Mail erwähnen? 2015-02-06T12:54:14.127

4 “die Wäsche einfüllen” or “die Wäsche in die Maschine stecken”? 2015-06-04T08:13:27.987

4 How can I say "I am learning German in my spare time" 2015-07-15T11:46:07.467

4 Genug pausiert oder Deine Pause ist vorbei 2016-10-01T16:26:29.750

4 What can be a better way of saying "what can and can't I do?" 2017-06-23T11:14:47.087

4 Should it be ‘so bunt wie’ or ‘so bunt als’? 2017-08-21T11:44:43.667

3 Translation for the word "spoiled": "verzogen"? 2015-01-18T16:48:53.337

3 The most general word order in German 2015-05-03T15:09:12.123

3 Most natural position of adverb in dependent clause 2015-08-02T17:54:57.873

2 How to understand the phrase “auf dieses Leben”? 2016-06-01T15:54:26.190

1 How to describe when an issue seems very easy 2015-10-10T12:24:16.497

1 How to phrase a specific question in an idiomatic but explicit way? 2015-10-23T13:10:27.160

1 Answering Wie alt bist du? 2015-12-03T21:51:42.673

1 Ist es möglich, "aus wessen Schuld" zu fragen? 2016-02-10T03:04:52.047

1 Füllwörter im Deutschen (ähnlich wie "you know") 2016-06-15T12:57:38.173

1 Does it make sense to use the term "beide zusammen" in poetry? 2017-11-24T10:49:50.720

0 Expressing a reason for an action? 2016-10-31T17:52:32.277

-1 Use of 'der' and 'des' 2017-04-05T21:13:46.390