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"Language and Dialect" Language Tip by Kathrin_E

Language, Annaberg-Buchholz: 1 reviews and 1 photos


The "Saxon" dialect has several subspecieses and the Ore Mountains variety is not the easiest among them for outsiders. Luckily the locals usually don't speak very fast. The Saxon dialect has one advantage compared to other German dialects: they use perfectly correct grammar. Understanding their special words takes some imagination, though, and some expressions are between cute and funny.
In a restaurant menu I found this little vocabulary list that gives an idea...

Address: Annaberg-Buchholz

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Sep 19, 2016
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