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Meet the Germans

11 German expressions you need for the summer

It's summer in Germany. That means people go on vacation, jump into their local pool and enjoy the warm sun. Here are 11 German words you might hear often this time of year.

Whether you're planning the vacation of a lifetime, relaxing at the local pool or retreating to your summer residence, the mid-year months are a time to enjoy balmy weather and work a bit less. For German expressions to get you through the season, click through the gallery above.

How can you tell summer has arrived in Germany? Click through the gallery below to find out. For more about German culture, language and lifestyle, visit dw.com/meetthegermans

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