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The article analyses Mark Twain's 1869 essay "The Awful German Language" in terms of Twain's comments on morphological, syntactical, lexical and phonological feature of German. The topic is presented in the context of Twain's German language learning experience. Relevance of the article for German language instruction today is also discussed.
Hedderich, Norbert. "Mark Twain and "The Awful German Language"." Die Unterrichtspraxis / Teaching German 36, no. 1 (2003): 28-33. doi:10.2307/3531681. JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/3531681.