Is it my imagination or does the German language sound like the aural equivalent of flossing with sandpaper? But then, maybe German got a bad rap because of the screeching ladies found in a Wagnerian opera or, you know, that Hitler guy. He was whack.
Apparently it’s not our imagination. German does sound a wee bit harsher than most European languages. A hilarious new series of instructional videos proves it. After the jump, check out How German Sounds Compared to Other Languages…
Many people are saying they are exaggerating the German words a tad.
[h/t Emmy Laybourne]