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On A Joyful & Malicious History Of 'Schadenfreude'

I read the article and it shows well how Germanisms take place in other languages. It shows only how flexible a language can react to find shorter expressions (one word) for a situation.

My favorite Germanism is 'Doppelgänger' in English!

Posted on October 28, 2011 at 3:43 pm 0