The phrase " Macht schnel l" is an imperative and means " hurry up ", or " Make it quick! " . In this example it is used in the second person plural form (used when speaking… to more than one person). (MORE)
It's a German saying that can be translated as "work makes you free". It was displayed over the main entrance to nearly all Nazi concentration camps and extermination camps an…d, most famously, at Auschwitz. The saying was first used before the Nazi party was even thought of and was used as the motto for the pre-Nazi public works programme that was intended to provide work for the unemployed. Obviously, its use at concentration camps was a sick joke. (MORE)
The literal translation is "white makes". The full phrase "weiss macht frei" would make more sense, meaning "white makes free". That phrase is popular among White Supremacists…, Neo-Nazis and Skinheads. The words "Arbeit Macht Frei", meaning "work makes you free", were posted on several concentration camps in WWII Poland. (MORE)
How to make mulled wine: I've found a few recipes on the internet and added them under related links below (two of them are in german, I hope it's not a problem. If so, just …ask me for a translation). For alcohol-free versions you can use fruitjuices instead of wine (orange juice, cherry juice, grape juice, apple juice,...). This is mostly used to make "Kinderpunsch" (children's punch). (MORE)
it is not, the prisoners worked until they were set free (by death). ____ Placed over the entrances to Nazi concentration camps it was a very sick joke. .
Irony is a …phrase or sentence where the meaning is directly opposite what actually occurs. For instance, "We had a fabulously great meal today", where afterwards it gave everyone food poisoning. The meaning of the phrase is literally "Work makes [you] free", but that's not an accurate actual meaning. A better translation is "Work brings freedom." When used in the context of a perceived prison camp, "freedom" means return to the normal world. As it was placed over camps explicitly designed to kill everyone admitted to them, the actual outcome of entering the camp and working was exactly the opposite of that promised by the phrase. It is thus perhaps the most obvious instance of irony. (MORE)
Gabriel Macht is an American actor. He is most famous for playing the titular character of the film "The Spirit", which was released in 2008. He would later be known for his r…ole as Harvey Specter on the series "Suits". (MORE)