I'm Kate (obviously), girl, Irish, 1st year Engineering Student
I like some things like Sherlock and Merlin and Hannibal and Doctor Who and Homestuck and Vlogbrothers and Ukulelin' and sciency stuff also some other things. Mostly I just reblog stuff that makes me laugh
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actual german compound nouns:
Staubsauger (vaccuum cleaner, literally “DUST SUCKER”)
Vorhang (curtain, literally “HANGS IN FRONT”)
Wasserkocher (kettle, literally “WATER BOILER”)

this is why german is the best

roll of inches

Schreibtisch (desk, literally “WRITING TABLE”)

Kreislauf (metabolism, literally “CIRCLE RUN”)

Diabetes is “Zuckerkrank” which is SUGAR SICK I can’t

I speak German and half of this is just not German…the point with German is it’s logical…why would we call ice cubes very cold water with corners no we call it “ice cubes” unsurprisingly (Eiswuerfel)

I still think the funniest one I ever learned was ‘Durchfallen’

I find it so amazing how Liam Neeson plays such a variety of characters and I didn’t notice before now. He’s 61 now and still doing lots of films, including action films!

  1. Bad cop/Good cop - The Lego Movie (2014)
  2. John “Hannibal” Smith - The A-Team (2010)
  3. Oskar Schindler - Schindler’s List (1993)
  4. Aslan - The Chronicles of Narnia (2005, 2008, 2010)
  5. Bryan Mills - Taken (2008, 2012, 2015)
  6. Ra’s Al Ghul - Batman Begins (2005)