German DJ and Comedian Shows English Can Be Just As Crazy As German

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Flula YouTube

The German language receives its fair share of ridicule for some of its crazy words and phrases, and while it may have a leg up in the longest words competition, the English language has its own set of oddities, as seen in this sentence alone (‘a leg up’).

Flula, a German DJ and comedian actor who you may know as the leader of the German a cappella group in this summer’s “Pitch Perfect 2”, has taken to his YouTube channel to bring attention to these not so easy to understand English phrases.

The videos will not only get you to think about some of the common phrases you may use on a day to day basis, but you will surely get some laughs out of watching Flula react to some of the craziest ones. His German accent also helps to put the icing on the cake.

Check out some of our favorite videos below, and be sure to follow his YouTube channel to get the latest releases.


Source: Flula [YouTube]


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Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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