The 12 most embarrassing German mistakes
RUDE WARNING: The Local List looks at embarrassing mistakes non-native German speakers make when trying to master the language. Warning: Some are a little rude.
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1) Vorspiel/Vorspeise: Foreplay before the main course: If you're wondering why your starter never arrived and your waiter gave you a large grin when you ordered, maybe you asked for Vorspiel (foreplay) instead of a Vorspeise (starter).