Krankenschwester

I wasn’t planning on posting another German word, but I couldn’t help it. I have been down with an infection for the past 4 days and had to call in sick today. Though I’d lately been considering going vegan again, my doctor’s suggestion that I get my blood sugar checked put it right at the…

Aufwiedersehen

Auf – wieder -sehen. The first time I heard the word, I was all of 6 – So long! Farewell! Aufwiedersehen! Goodbye! I didn’t hear it again for a decade by which time I had forgotten all about it even though I’d sung it countless times. In regular conversation, I believe, it rarely finds use. In my limited…