False Friends

Falsche Freunde

Introduction

Einführung

While linguists call these false cognates, false friends refer to words that sound like English words but meaning something completely different in German.

It's important to learn these well, because using them incorrectly can be embarrassing.

Vocabulary

Wortschatz

Play konsequent
consistently consistent
Play Der Slip
men's underwear briefs
Play Der Chef
boss

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