Kilian Evang (@texttheater)

Berlin, Germany

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @texttheater ever

July 6th, 2018

Wir müssen produktiv mit Flucht umgehen. Hier steht, wie wir damit anfangen. twitter.com/zeitonline/sta…

via Twitter for Android

zeitonline "Wie es in der Redaktion war? Sie kennen Meryl Streep in "Der Teufel trägt Prada"? So war Angelica . Nur, man verzeihe mir das, Angelica Blechschmidt war sexier." zeit.de/2018/28/angeli…

via ZEITonline (retweeted on 9:32 PM, Jul 6th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

Wort des Tages: Verschwisterungsoperation

via Twitter for Android

social venture capital

via Twitter for Android

ojahnn Working on my draft one task at a time pic.twitter.com/dORRvD8nsd

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:23 PM, Jul 6th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

EnglishGibson “…konnte auf viele Unterstützer [innerhalb eines Personenkreises] zurückgreifen”

is not so much:

“…was able to draw on the support of many of [the members of a social circle]

but rather:

“…had the support of many of [the members of a social circle]”.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:22 PM, Jul 6th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

EnglishGibson German often likes to phrase things using modal verb + main verb, tempting the translator to follow suit. But beware! What German means when it says:

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 5:22 PM, Jul 6th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

frachtschaden why i really like that paper titles in biology are always formulated as statements pic.twitter.com/BLs9zazhUA

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:13 PM, Jul 6th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

Keinen Bock auf Hölle? Sünden jetzt einfach wegbeichten in einer Kirche in deiner Nähe

via Twitter for Android

ojahnn Every morning I read my current paper draft and think, wow, when did I do all this interesting research? Guess it all feels like fiddling around with data until you write it down, and then it suddenly looks like actual progress.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:21 PM, Jul 6th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

mayhplumb Yeah sure I started grad school and resubmitted a journal article but my proudest accomplishment of 2017 is this embroidered English vowel chart pic.twitter.com/d78m8KADHm

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:15 PM, Jul 6th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

C_W_M_O würde gern ein paar tweets löschen aber geht nicht weil sind eure

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:24 PM, Jul 6th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

skeptikantin “What's the name of the station? In LED font, please.“ pic.twitter.com/3jSn8CqmTb

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 7:44 AM, Jul 6th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)