Tip of the Week 52 from Nick Ponter of PS Sprachenservice is all about Christmas!
24 December = Christmas Eve
25 December = Christmas Day
26 December = Boxing Day (Why? Watch our YouTube video!)
eggnog = der Eierlikör
spiced wine = der Glühwein
gingerbread = der Lebkuchen
Christmas bread = der Stollen
Christmas pudding/plum pudding = Plumpudding
turkey = Truthahn
Father Christmas /Santa Claus = Weihnachtsmann
sled = Schlitten
reindeer = Rentier
chimney = Schornstein
Merry Christmas = Frohe Weihnachten
Christmas tree = Tannenbaum
to decorate = schmücken
tinsel = Lametta
mistletoe = Mistel
Christmas carol = Weihnachtslied
gift = Geschenk
The PS Sprachenservice Team wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
This is the last Tip of the Week for 2015. See you all next year!