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Wednesday, August 9th, 2006, 12:30 AM
What do autobahn, fest, flugelhorn, angst and gesundheit all have in common? You guessed it: They all come from the language of Goethe, Thomas Mann and Rammstein. You know more German words than you think you do.

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Wednesday, August 9th, 2006, 12:59 AM
(...) Thomas Mann (...) Heinrich Heine
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