Science Library - free educational site

German Usage

Guten Tag! Here is a list of random vocabulary and expressions I have come across in my study of the German language. I hope you find them as useful as I have.

horchenEr horchte, ob niemand käme.eavesdrop/listen forder Horcher, das Horchgerät (sound detector)
kleinbürgerlicher reagiert typisch kleinbürgerlichlower middle-class/petty bourgeoisdas Kleinbürgertum (middle-class or petty bourgeoisie)
kleinkariertEr ist so kleinkariert, sein Leben besteht aus Kleinkrampetty/small-mindedalso kleinkrämerisch (Kleinkram = trivia)

Content © All rights reserved. Created : June 7, 2016 Last updated :June 7, 2016

Latest Item on Science Library:

The most recent article is:


View this item in the topic:

Vectors and Trigonometry

and many more articles in the subject:

Subject of the Week


'Universe' on covers astronomy, cosmology, and space exploration. Learn Science with


Great Scientists

William Herschel

1738 - 1822

William Herschel is one of the most famous of all astronomers, best remembered for his discovery of Uranus in 1781.

William Herschel
Transalpine traduzioni

Quote of the day...

It is much more interesting living not knowing than having answers that might be wrong

ZumGuy Internet Promotions

ZumGuy Publications and Promotions