Bavarian Germans speak German in such a way that other Germans find it hard to understand them.
I learned this when attempting to speak to two, on a subway. They informed me that this was why I was having troubles.
Adolf Hitler was born in Austria. However, he admired Germany greatly. This supposedly caused him to feel obliged to restore Germany with the greatness he felt it deserved.
Some may not know that, as a child, his favourite books and games included those about The American West. As it was the “New World” persay.
During his reign, Hitler had exclusive officers carry copies of these books about killing Indians. As he associated the two.
CHRISTIAN PAUL KUSCH 2014 ©
NEUMÜNSTER / GERMANY
Würzburg Residence - Würzburg - Bavaria - Germany (von Polybert49)
Bismarck Memorial Berlin 1930
Photo: Friedrich Seidenstücker
Cologne Cathedral - Cologne - Germany (von w4nd3rl0st (InspiredinDesMoines))
Bode Museum, Berlin (by Nomadic Vision Photography)
Most of the English language derives from German.
A good tip, learn German before learning Danish. It will make more sense!
The Eszett, or the Scharfes S, is an of German letter. It is only a lower case letter, when upper case it is written as “SS”. Simply pronounced as a “s” sound.
June 26th, 1963, American President John Fitzgerald Kennedy visited Berlin.
He’s known for the his speech, where in which he said “Ich Bin Ein Berliner”. Thinking he was associating himself with Germans, he simply said he was a donut. Berliner is a kind of Donut in Germany.
Even though Germany led the Central powers in World War I, it entered to aid Austria.
Incidentally, it’s leadership caused it to take the fault, and pay forth according to the Treaty of Versailles.