German words of the year 2014
The Society for German Language has announced its annual list for the top newsmaker words of the year, showing it was a year of terror, strikes and football frenzy.
: Top spot went to the border of light
- a 15-kilometre stretch of the former East-West Berlin border that was lit up with thousands of balloons. The balloons were released on the evening of November 9 to symbolize the fall of the wall
on its 25th anniversary.