German Untranslatable Words Card SetTHE SCHOOL OF LIFE
The School of Life German Untranslatable Words
Some languages are better than others at crisply naming important sensations. Germans in particular have been geniuses at inventing 'compound' words that elegantly articulate emotions or experiences that we all know, but that other languages require whole clumsy sentences or paragraphs to express.
Here are a selection of the best of Germany's extraordinary range of compound words