Notes on German Culture

There are between 50 and 250 German dialects

There are many German dialects, as can be seen on this map, and these dialects can be a problem even to native German speakers. It is estimated that there are between 50 and 250 German dialects, so if you peak standard German, you might find yourself lost when the locals talk among themselves. It is… Continue reading There are between 50 and 250 German dialects