Words that don’t exist in the English language

They say language cannot be truly translated. What you feel as a native speaker in your language will not really translate properly into another language without a paragraph of explanation.

The most common one for me is schadenfreude (German), or the pleasure derived from others’ misfortune.

Via Tumblr @ sleepwaking dawn

About the Author

I’m a 20-something year old girl who lived out of a single suitcase in 2007, and now I’m living with less, but only with the best.

You don’t have to get rid of everything to become a minimalist!

Minimalism can help simplify and organize your life, career, & physical surroundings. You can read more about me as a minimalist.

Or come and visit my other blog Fabulously Broke in the City where I got out of $60,000 of debt in 18 months, earning $65,000 gross/year.