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The Big German Language Quiz Challenge

Trivia about the language of Germany

In the Big German Language Quiz Challenge we are testing your knowledge of the language. Whether you are a fluent speak or simply want to test how much you can remember from when you’ve previously studied it, the Big German Language Quiz Challenge is perfect for you.

Spoken by over 95 million people, German is the most widely spoken language in the European Union. Even ahead of Spanish, French and English. Furthermore, it is the official language in Germany, Austria and Liechtenstein and one of the official languages in Switzerland and Luxembourg.

So, why wait? Take the quiz to see how many of the 10 questions you are able to answer correctly. And be sure to share your results as evidence of your knowledge! Good luck.

  • Question of

    The German phrase ‘ich lieb dich’ translates into English as what?

    • I love you
    • Itchy foot
    • Live for today
    • Please do this
  • Question of

    How many people speak German across the EU?

    • 90 million
    • 80 million
    • 70 million
    • 60 million
  • Question of

    What is a tierpark in German?

    • Zoo
    • Hospital
    • Supermarket
    • School
  • Question of

    Which US President famously once said “ich bin ein Berliner!”?

    • John F. Kennedy
    • Lyndon B. Johnson
    • Abraham Lincoln
    • Richard Nixon
  • Question of

    What kind of cake is a Sachertorte?

    • Chocolate
    • Lemon
    • Cheese
    • Orange
  • Question of

    In German, a wurst is what kind of food?

    • Sausage
    • Apple
    • Pizza
    • Potato
  • Question of

    What German phrase is used in English to describe a person who looks identical to another?

    • Doppelgänger
    • Tochter
    • Sonntag
    • Neanderthal
  • Question of

    What does the German word schadenfreude literally mean?

    • Harm-joy
    • Look-out
    • Up-down
    • Left-right
  • Question of

    The German words “pinscher”, “schnauzer” and “spitz” are all species of what?

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Horses
    • Cows
  • Question of

    Glockenspiel is used in English to describe a particular musical instrument. What is the literal translation?

    • Bells play
    • Wood phone
    • Tubular bells
    • Soft loud

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