Helping you avoid potential translation pitfalls!
Now dutifully learning your vocabulary lists is one thing - you’ll find the meaning of most German words, phrases and idioms in any good German dictionary - but don’t assume that English and German punctuation, or the use of commas and decimal points is going to be the same.
If you do, your German translation is going to be full of mistakes!
That's why this section of the website is dedicated to all those additional features of the German language that you might not have considered before.
It provides answers to questions such as:
So to save you time running around looking for answers to questions like these, I’ve worked to put together the following reference source to provide you with answers to these awkward German translation queries.
Just follow the links below - and don’t forget to bookmark this page for future reference!
No one is ever finished when it comes to learning a language, and
German is no exception. The more you learn, the more you appreciate the subtleties of the German language.
And it's no different for me. So come back regularly to see how this page grows.
And in the meantime, happy translating!
German Translation Tips & Resources