Kilian Evang (@texttheater)

Düsseldorf, Germany

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Recent tweets

isoglosse Welcome: English ✅
Willkommen: German ✅
Benvenuto: Italian✅
Bienvenidos: Spanish ✅
Hoş geldiniz: Turkish ✅
أهلا وسهلا: Arabic ✅
Bienvenue; French ✅
Dodpo momaubatg: ❓🤔❌

Every carpet tells a story. Read the story of a transcription mishap here 👉 isoglosse.de/2019/02/dodpo-… pic.twitter.com/i6q24pLiij

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 2:29 AM, Apr 22nd, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

"häufiger auf die originelle Metapher verzichten und stattdessen die präzise, differenziertere sprachliche Form wählen" twitter.com/OliverBWeber/s…

via Twitter for Android

amhitchens Shepard Smith killing it here. That's what responsible news looks like twitter.com/tylermonroe7/s…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:17 AM, Apr 22nd, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

EricSoda Great TED talk. Thanks to @tferriss for suggesting it. ted.com/talks/johann_h…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:15 AM, Apr 22nd, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

kennt ihr göffel hat bibs hosak-robb erfunden die erfinderin des göffels

via Twitter for Android

honnibal Today's off-beat use of prodi.gy: Training myself (for German practice), instead of a machine learning model. I wanted to script my own spaced repetition prompts, and Anki was really frustrating. It's nice being able to queue up the questions from Python. pic.twitter.com/Kascm9MBM8

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:51 PM, Apr 21st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

zeitweise Anzahl Unternehmen, die ihr gegründet habt im Vergleich zu den Garagen, die euch zur Verfügung standen.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:24 PM, Apr 21st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

GordPennycook The primary result is this: I was only able to identify a single item that Republican's were closer to scientists than Democrats: "Nuclear power is a safe and viable source of energy."

(I used a 7-point scale, but coding is just the prop of people who agree with scientists) pic.twitter.com/BfmwkzixrG

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:17 PM, Apr 21st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

Fischblog Ich seh das schon kommen, dass wir dann alle mit Schutzanzügen die Farbe von den Wänden kratzen müssen. Auf der Basis von "Man kann halt nicht beweisen, dass es keinen Krebs verursacht". 😂😂😂 twitter.com/erlesen/status…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:17 PM, Apr 21st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

keebitts @EnglishGibson Das nennt sich "afinite (Nebensatz-)Konstruktion", ist schon seit längerem veraltet und wurde zuletzt als Stilmittel verwendet, um Texten einen 'nostalgischen' Anstrich zu geben. U.a. von Stefan Zweig, vgl. german.stackexchange.com/questions/1590…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 6:02 PM, Apr 21st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

in pfarrers bäffchenschublade

oben die zwei bäffchen, die er immer trägt

darunter zehn, die eigentlich "auch noch gut" sind

ganz unten vermutlich noch das bunte bäffchen, das er einmal zu karneval anhatte

via Twitter for Android

und er hub die torte

via Twitter for Android

nsaphra This thread has 🦄ci🧙‍♀️ta🧚‍♀️tions🧞‍♀️ twitter.com/hillelogram/st…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:08 PM, Apr 21st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

luthersoehnchen Nun ja. Kommt auf die Definition an. Jesus — all borro king. So whatcha want? pic.twitter.com/xX1Mshj0fN

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:39 PM, Apr 21st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

pfadintegral TIL: Pfauen miauen

via Tweetbot for iΟS (retweeted on 2:38 PM, Apr 21st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

leanderwattig "However, in a taste of what’s to come with the EU’s views on copyright enforcement, the online document portal Scribd took down multiple copies of the Mueller Report claiming that their algorithms identified it as a copyrighted work."
qz.com/1599975/scribd…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:35 PM, Apr 21st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

problem exists at top end of leash

via Twitter for Android

zehavoc btw the long paper deadline is coming up guys. Please submit ! This event will gather the UD workshop, TLT, Depling and the Quasi Workshop (quantitative syntax wks)
Long paper deadline: April 28
Short paper deadline: June 5
syntaxfest.github.io/syntaxfest19/i…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:15 AM, Apr 21st, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

Gerhard Wolf kommt dann irgendwann aufs Frontispiz pic.twitter.com/FxJ1dRbXEM

via Twitter for Android

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via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 6:59 PM, Apr 20th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

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via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 6:59 PM, Apr 20th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

SJKSalisbury [Googling instructions for disarming a bomb]
For me, disarming bombs is indelibly linked to afternoons spent in my grandmother's kitchen, watching her carefully iron the parchment paper that the nitroglycerin came bound in (to be reused at Christm
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via Talon Android (retweeted on 6:59 PM, Apr 20th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)

SemMinusContext "the bastard" does not permit a bound reading, even in a context that heavily favors a gestural interpretation, such that the hand in question might be expected to be the one that belongs to the bastard who raises it.

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 6:22 PM, Apr 20th, 2019 via Twitter for Android)