Besuch Nach Deutschland

Posted on May 26, 2007 by Stephen

Ich werde am 27. Mai nach Deutschland fliegen. Ich werde für vier Wochen dort arbeiten.

The Awful German Language

Posted on May 20, 2007 by Stephen

The Awful German Language
by Mark Twain

[This is Appendix D from Twain's 1880 book A Tramp Abroad. This text is basically a HTML conversion of the plain ASCII e-text formerly found at gopher://, with some further editing. Report errors to; note that the German orthography is that of the late 19th century.]

The Awful German Language.
Tale of the Fishwife and its Sad Fate.
A Fourth of July oration in the German tongue, delivered at a banquet of the Anglo-American club of students by the author of this book.

A little learning makes the whole world kin.
-- Proverbs xxxii, 7.

Der Himmel über Berlin oder Wings of Desire

Posted on April 13, 2007 by Stephen

Letzte Nacht habe ich dem Film von Wim Wenders "Der Himmel über Berlin" gesehen. Er hat Bruno Ganz, sehr hübsch Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander, Curt Bois, und Peter Falk.

In 1987 bei das Cannes Film Fest hat der Film "Best Director" gewonnen.