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German Words for the Human Condition

ZEIGARNIKFRUSTRATION IS MY LIFE

2 months ago on January 27th, 2014 |J |VIA -SOURCE
(English) adjective:
1) skillful or dextrous 
2) quick in thought or reaction

(English) adjective:
1) skillful or dextrous
2) quick in thought or reaction

3 months ago on December 22nd, 2013 |J
Tagged as: #adroit #language #words #awesome #English 

The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe ⇢

gublernation:

Happy Halloweeeeen everyone! turn off the lights, turn up the sound, and beware of what’s beneath the floorboards.

5 months ago on October 31st, 2013 |J |VIA -SOURCE
Tagged as: #MGG #spoopy #halloween #THIS IS BEAUTIFUL 
thingswedontneed:

anus:

off to a good start

intimidation is key


THAT IS MY DAD NEXT TO THE FLAMING BALL OF DOOM.  My Dad made Tumblr guys he’ll be so happy.

thingswedontneed:

anus:

off to a good start

intimidation is key

THAT IS MY DAD NEXT TO THE FLAMING BALL OF DOOM. My Dad made Tumblr guys he’ll be so happy.

5 months ago on October 23rd, 2013 |J |VIA -SOURCE
(English) adjective:
away from the appropriate or correct course

(English) adjective:
away from the appropriate or correct course

6 months ago on October 18th, 2013 |J
Tagged as: #awry #language #words #awesome #English 
(Old English) noun:
a relentlessly scolding woman with a loud voice

(Old English) noun:
a relentlessly scolding woman with a loud voice

6 months ago on October 17th, 2013 |J
Tagged as: #virago #language #words #awesome #Old English 
(Yiddish) noun:
someone who is prone to bad luck

(Yiddish) noun:
someone who is prone to bad luck

6 months ago on October 16th, 2013 |J
Tagged as: #schlimazel #language #words #awesome #Yiddish 
(German) adjective:
when a place or street is crowded with so many unnecessary road signs that you don’t know how to behave, or simply become lost.

(German) adjective:
when a place or street is crowded with so many unnecessary road signs that you don’t know how to behave, or simply become lost.

6 months ago on October 15th, 2013 |J
Tagged as: #schilderwald #language #words #awesome #German 
(Arabic) noun:
the amount of water that can be scooped up with one hand

(Arabic) noun:
the amount of water that can be scooped up with one hand

6 months ago on October 14th, 2013 |J
Tagged as: #gurfa #language #words #awesome #Arabic 
(French) noun:
a small or silly act of naughtiness by a child

(French) noun:
a small or silly act of naughtiness by a child

6 months ago on October 13th, 2013 |J
Tagged as: #bétise #language #words #awesome #French