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Lenstip review of the Nikkor Z 24-70 f/4
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Great one, David, (censored) inf..kingcredible! Wink

(06-17-2020, 02:22 PM)Klaus Wrote: Technically there is no limit on the size of a German word. But I reckon at some stage you may have forgotten already where you started. ;-)

Not only on the size of words, but sentences, too Wink The habit of putting the subject and verb at the opposing ends of a sentence, while also embedding a truckload of additional clauses and sentences in-between, regularly drives translators nuts Wink

Recommended read for those interested in more details: Mark Twain's essay "The awful German language" Wink

Btw., there is a german word that describes the fear or phobia of (using) long words:

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RE: Lenstip review of the Nikkor Z 24-70 f/4 - by mst - 06-17-2020, 02:39 PM

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