My learning of Kiwi English continues. And it is an interesting journey. Almost from Day 1 did I encounter “Ta” in emails from colleagues. As we work in an IT company, my first thought was: check an internet slang dictionary. I found “thanks again” for “ta” in Netlingo. Thus, I didn’t wonder about it anymore. […]
Very early this morning I completed my first adoption ever. I adopted the word “latibule” from the site Save the Words where infrequently used words are made more known through a fun Flash front-end throwing in the occassional “choose me audio piece. The web site is no latibule anymore as people start adopting words. I […]
Wow. I did not know that people can claim to be money and free money on top of it. That’s what happens when you don’t know your grammar rules.
When you go to a museum, you always learn something new. In the museum on the history of the city of Luxembourg which is a really great museum by the way, I learned that the phrase “I love you” does not exist in Luxembourgish (Lëtzebuergesch). There is only “I like you” (“Ech hunn dech gär”) […]
Since I moved to Luxembourg, I could have written a few items in this blog. However, I still need a bit more time to write longer posts and an update. Nevertheless, I would like to show you a few pictures I took in the last weeks. Most of them are still from Bavaria. *** Seit […]