14 SKILL UP!
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Is that a mark?
There are many words in German and English
that sound similar but have very different
meanings. They are called “false friends”.
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What’s Marke in English?
(Produkt-)Marke = (product) brand
● What’s your favourite brand of
It’s not mark!
mark = Fleck
● What’s that mark on your shirt?
Other options: (Kenn-)Zeichen;
Kratzer; Markierung; Schulnote (UK)
What’s Kanal in English?
(Marketing-)Kanal = (marketing)
● Our own mobile app is the best
It’s not canal!
canal = Kanal (für die
● She lives on a houseboat on one
of London’s canals.