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Partly sunny current temperature: 28°C
real feel: 29°C
current pressure: 102 mb
humidity: 32%
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Forecast 25th May, 2018
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31°C
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13°C
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29°C

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My First Swiss German

I didn’t feel accepted in Switzerland until I mastered my first Swiss German phrase – then suddenly, doors opened…

Ich spreche Deutsch…well, sort of….

We all know what it feels like, struggling in a foreign language to make yourself understood when you don’t know quite enough words to explain further… here’s a typical example written by Shelley some time ago but as relevant today as it was back then. If you struggle with German, you aren’t alone…