'False friends' to be wary of when learning German
The Local · 14 Apr 2015, 09:02
Published: 14 Apr 2015 09:02 GMT+02:00
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For example, both German and English have the word fast, but the German word means "almost".
And as you'll find out when you move to Austria, rats don't usually live in a Rathaus.
Viennese blogger Barbara Cação picks her top ten false friends to watch out for.
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Barbara Cação runs travel blog Vienna Unwrapped.