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Old 03-10-2010, 04:54 PM
Spectre of Pithecanthropus Spectre of Pithecanthropus is offline
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My stepdaughter has lived in Germany for several years. I haven't noticed changes in her actual accent, but have noticed German affecting her choice of vocabulary every so often. For instance, the last time she visited we had just moved to a new place, so she asked what the "house number" was. I thought she was asking about the land line number, but she meant what we call the street address--or Hausnummer in German.