BUSINESS WORD 31 JANUARY 2017 BUSINESS ENGLISCH: Automated Teller Machine (ATM) (n) DEUTSCH: der Geldautomat BEISPIEL: Excuse me, do you know where I can find the next ATM?
Politics generates a new literary trend The radical changes which have been occurring on the world’s political scene in the last few months seem to have increased readers‘ appetite for dystopian novels. Alarmed by what seems to be a fall of democracy and by the uncertainty of a new world order, more and more people show an interest in classics such as George Orwell’s 1984 …
BUSINESS WORD 1 FEBRUARY 2017 BUSINESS ENGLISCH: to withdraw (v) DEUTSCH: etwas abheben BEISPIEL: Before we go to the cinema I have to withdraw money from the ATM.
TODAY'S IDIOM 3 FEBRUARY 2017 ENGLISH IDIOM: to be in someone´s good books EXAMPLE: I’m trying to get back in her good books. GERMAN IDIOM: bei jemandem einen Stein im Brett haben
TODAY'S WORD 2 FEBRUARY 2017 ENGLISH WORD: dog-ear (n) DEUTSCH: das Eselsohr EXAMPLE: I don´t mind dog-ears in my books, it means they have been read a few times.
TODAY'S WORD 30 JANUARY 2017 ENGLISH WORD: bookshop (n) DEUTSCH: der Buchladen EXAMPLE: I enjoy just sitting in a bookshop rummaging through new books.