At the German language Olympics in Frankfurt, competitors demonstrate their knowledge of German language and culture. 100 young people from 50 countries are taking part in the event, which is hosted by the Goethe Institute.
While Donald Trump's tweets are routinely attacked as false, this often only helps to spread his message, says cognitive linguist George Lakoff. So DW asked him how to best respond to the US president's fiery language?
The term, first used by US President Donald Trump's White House team, beat out other offensive terms like "babycaust." The "non-word of the year" aims to raise critical awareness and combat abuse of human dignity.
We take you to the 66th ARD International Music Competition in Munich to hear prize winners in the disciplines of violin, piano, oboe and guitar.
Germany is famous for its delicious cakes — but some of them have names that don't sound particularly appetizing. Meet the Germans host Kate Müser meets with a pastry chef for a tasty language lesson.
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