Out to discover some funny and unusual German words? DW's archive is the place to start.
Mind the splash! This funny German word could get you wet. But on a hot summer day, you probably won't mind.
When the weather goes wild, you can't call it weather anymore - at least according to this quirky German word.
How many horses are pulling your car? This German word will come in handy for your summer vacation.
This analysis of the German pop scene's success abroad is unprecedented in scope.
Each week our Arts.21 reporters scour Germany's cultural scene and present you with a selection of their best finds.
ʺToni Erdmannʺ will be representing Germany for the 2017 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. A brave decision! Berlin’s Volksbühne has been named the German-speaking world’s joint Theater of the Year.
Ukrainian author Yurii Andrukhovych is receiving a Goethe Medal for bringing Ukraine and Germany closer. It would take a novel to explain recent events in Ukraine, he says. Perhaps he should write it in German.
German-Japanese violinist Midori Seiler is one of the world's best performers of baroque music. Her renditions of the works of the masters, especially Johann Sebastian Bach, are powerful and elegant.
Many open-air museums in Germany reconstruct daily life as it was in olden days. But in Kommern, it is not just about the maintenance of centuries old monuments but about highlighting more recent architecture as well.
As thousands of YouTubers meet in Cologne for Videodays, we found out how to become one. Berlin's YouTube Space director Mounira Latrache explains how she launches stars - and stops online bullying.
Books and theater are out, digital fun is in, according to a recent survey on Germans' favorite pastimes. Meeting with friends and having sex are also less common - but Germans love the internet.
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