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Old 01-25-2013, 10:56 PM   #34
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God damn Germans, trying to take over our country by forcing their language upon us:

  • Abseil (descend by rope)
  • Angst (fear, depression, anger)
  • Ansatz (entry, mathematical approach)
  • Anschluss (connection)
  • Automat (machine)
  • Bildungsroman (a coming of age story)
  • Delicatessen (proper name for a deli)
  • Doppelganger (someone’s double, often used in literature)
  • Edelweiss (type of flower)
  • Fest (feast, celebration, party)
  • Gedenkenexperiment (experiment)
  • Gelandesprung (ski term)
  • Gesundheit (bless you)
  • Hinterland (backwoods)
  • Kaput (not working, broken)
  • Kindergarten (grade before first grade)
  • Kitsch (fake art, art mocking something else)
  • Kraut (herb, cabbage)
  • Leitmotif (theme, often used in literature)
  • To plunder (taking goods by force)
  • Poltergeist (ghost)
  • Realpolitik (political practice)
  • Rucksack (backpack)
  • Ubermensch (superhuman)
  • Wanderlust (pleasure, desire, wanting)
  • Wunderkind (child prodigy)
  • Liverwurst (type of food)
  • Gestapo (police force)
  • Noodle (a type of pasta, a pool tool)
  • Cobalt (a color)
  • Homburg (a felt hat, generally for a man)
  • Panzer (a type of German tank)
  • Pretzel (of the soft or hard variety)
  • Streusel (a dessert type of food)
  • Langlauf (cross country running or skiing)
  • Sparerib (a breed of meat)
  • Kuchen (coffee cakes)
  • Stollen (sweet yeast bread)
  • Waltz (a formal dance)
  • Umlaut (a specific rhetoric device involving vowels)
  • Autobahn (an expressway)
  • Rucksack (knapsack)
  • Meistersinger (member of a certain German guild from the 15th and 16th centuries)
  • Vorlage (a skiing position)
  • Pitchblende (a mineral)
  • Dachshund (breed of dog)
  • Haversack (a bag worn over the shoulder)
  • Echt (true, genuine)
  • Pumpernickel (type of bread)
  • Graupel (particulars of snow)
  • Spritz (a small amount of something, usually a liquid)
  • Seltzer (type of soda)
  • Nosh (small amount of food, or to eat a small amount of food)
  • Eiderdown (a type of down)
  • Bratwurst (a type of food)
  • Wagnerian (a follower of composer Richard Wagner)
  • Prattle (utter sounds)
  • Sauerbraten (a type of food)
  • Schnauzer (a breed of dog)
  • Gestalt (a psychological term)
  • Knapsack (a backpack or book bag)
  • Cringle (part of a sail on a boat)
  • Lederhosen (leather shorts)
  • Einkorn (an ancient type of wheat)
  • Feldspar (specific types of minerals)
  • Bagel (a type of food)
  • Fife (a small type of flute)
  • Verboten (forbidden)
  • Kohlrabi (type of cabbage)
  • Hamster (a small animal)
http://grammar.yourdictionary.com/wo...an-origin.html
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