Schlagwort: Sprache


In other words, you'll probably offend someone no matter what you do. Welcome to the English language.

Merriam Webster: Is 'Inputted' a Real Word?


Wie sehen Texte aus, wenn nicht ein menschliches Meistersubjekt im Zentrum steht und die Welt begnadet ins Förmchen goethet?

Kim de l'Horizon: Blutbuch

The Chewbacca agreement.

The peculiar situation of two bilingual but not fully competent individuals that results in each speaking a different language to each other without ever changing to the other speaker's language, that nevertheless produces a perfectly intelligible conversation to them.

Named, of course, after how Chewbacca just howls and chirps but everyone understands him and replies in English.

It is a very frequent situation in regions where more than one language is common or dominant.


Wieso war niemand anderes wütend über die erstickende Kraft sprachlichen Schutts?

Pascal Mercier: Perlmanns Schweigen

Sagt Luise zumindest.

Esperanto ist dann anscheinend auch keine Lösung.