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The Great German Language Quiz

Trivia about the German Language

The German language is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world. Whether you are looking to brush up on your knowledge or think you have what it takes to answer all the questions correctly, the Great German Language Quiz is perfect for you.

German uses the Latin alphabet. It has, however, an additional consonant: the ß, called “Eszett”. The letter never stands at the beginning of the word and, following a long vowel or diphtong, takes the form of a double-s. We’ll explore this and more in this quiz.

Let’s see how much you know about this fascinating language by taking the Great German Language Quiz now.

  • Question of

    What is the meaning of the term “Wanderlust”?

    • Desire to travel
    • Spirit of adventure
    • Zest for life
    • Mental instability
  • Question of

    What is the meaning of “Weltschmerz”?

    • Melancholy discontent
    • Severe depression
    • Narcissicism
    • Self-pity
  • Question of

    What does ‘Angst’ mean?

    • Anxiety
    • Pain
    • Attention
    • Trauma
  • Question of

    What is a ‘Weltanschauung’?

    • World view
    • Delicious food
    • Idiosyncrasy
    • Scientific study of the world
  • Question of

    Which of these words is not of German origin?

    • Omnipotent
    • Rucksack
    • Poltergeist
    • Kindergarten
  • Question of

    What does the word “lebensraum” mean?

    • Living space
    • Annexation
    • Unreasonable
    • Sacrifice
  • Question of

    What German word means broken and useless; no longer working or effective?

    • Kaput
    • Lebensraum
    • Rucksack
    • Poltergeist
  • Question of

    Which of these countries has German as its official language?

    • Belgium
    • Russia
    • Turkey
    • United Kingdom
  • Question of

    Which of these countries has German as its official language?

    • Austria
    • Ukraine
    • Poland
    • Romania
  • Question of

    Which of these countries has German as its official language?

    • Switzerland
    • Czech Republic
    • Portugal
    • Hungary

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