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The curious case of the ß

Hello Leute,

About that very special character in German, the ß. Here are two very interesting videos about the why's and how's of it. Non-Germans like myself will learn a lot while Germans might also find new pieces of information even if I assume that most of what he says it's taught to you in school:

The curious ß:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cMo4gJIlDeU

and

German has a new letter! (Sorta)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_4TGYfoWEwg

Andrew is a British guy who lives in Germany since the early 90's. He makes videos on all things German with a bit of that special British humour. I recommend you have a look at his channel should you be interested in those topics.

Enjoy.

1 year ago

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thank you so much

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Nuno275251

You're welcome.

1 year ago

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Nuno - I wish I had seen these videos earlier. Thank you so very much!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Nuno275251

You're welcome slamRN. They're informative indeed.

1 year ago
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